If you hope to compete in today’s job market your resume can’t be good, it needs to be exceptional.
Nothing else can quite substitute for a few well-chosen, well-timed, sincere words of praise. They’re absolutely free — and worth a fortune.
When a man says ‘I cannot,’ he has made a suggestion to himself. He has weakend his power of accomplishing that which otherwise would have been accomplished.
You stop being average the day you decide to become a Champion, because the average person won’t make that decision.
Your success in your career will be in direct proportion to what you do after you’ve done what you are expected to do.
Do more than belong: participate. Do more than care: help. Do more than believe: practice. Do more than be fair: be kind. Do more than forgive: forget. Do more than dream: work.
William Arthur Ward
Let us not say, every man is the architect of his own fortune; but let us say, every man is the architect of his own character.
George D. Boardman
I’m convinced that about half of what separates successful entrepreneurs from the non-successful ones is pure perseverance.
Quality is more important than quantity. One home run is much better than two doubles.