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Vadim Kotelnikov advice quotes

Create a culture of questioning. Questions are critical to innovation. They make you think about new ways of doing things.

Vadim Kotelnikov




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Konosuke Matsushita advice quotes

A person who can create ideas worthy of note is a person who has

learned much from others.

Konosuke Matsushita


Jack Welch advice business quotes

We bring together the best ideas turning the meetings of our top managers into intellectual orgies.

Jack Welch


Steve Jobs advice quotes

Part of what made the Macintosh great was that the people working on it were musicians, poets, artists, zoologists...

Steve Jobs


IDEO Tom Kelley creativity innovation quotes

Great groups are more optimistic than realistic. They believe they can do what no one else has done before.

Tom Kelley