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If you're working for a good company and you're happy there, and you're being compensated accordingly, and your work satisfies you, you should stay there.
Your company's most valuable asset is how it is known to its customers.
It's a sad man my friend who's livin' in his own skin and can't stand the company.
Virtue would go far if vanity did not keep it company.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
When a company seeks a new chief executive officer, or a university a new vice-chancellor, enormous trouble is taken to find the best person.
The company accountant is shy and retiring. He's shy a quarter of a million dollars. That's why he's retiring.
Better be alone than in bad company.
Man loves company - even if it is only that of a small burning candle.
Georg C. Lichtenberg
We believe that electricity exists, because the electric company keeps sending us bills for it, but we cannot figure out how it travels inside wires.
The worst crime against working people is a company which fails to operate at a profit.
Learn from the past, but don't live there. Build on what you know so that you don't repeat mistakes. Resolve to learn something new every day. Because every 24 hours, you have the opportunity to have the best day of your company's life.
One of the symptoms of an absence of innovation is the fact that you lose your jobs. Everyone else catches up with you. They can do what you do better than you or cheaper than you. And in a multinational corporate-free market enterprise, it is the company's obligation to take the factory to a place where they can make it more cheaply.
Neil deGrasse Tyson
Misery loves company, but company does not reciprocate.
Offer someone the opportunity to rebuild a company or reinvent an industry as the primary incentive, and it will attract those drawn to the challenge first and the money second.
The best rules to form a young man, are, to talk little, to hear much, to reflect alone upon what has passed in company, to distrust one's own opinions, and value others that deserve it.
Life is too short to be a boring company.
You got to be careful of the company you keep.
A man has to live with himself, and he should see to it that he always has good company.
Charles Evans Hughes
In life, everybody faces choices between doing what's popular, easy, and wrong vs. doing what's lonely, difficult, and right. These decisions intensify when you run a company, because the consequences get magnified 1,000 fold. As in life, the excuses for CEOs making the wrong choice are always plentiful.
When an attacker fails with one person, they often go to another person. The key is to report the attack to other departments. Workers should know to act like they are going along with what the hacker wants and take copious notes so the company will know what the hacker is trying to find.
The world doesn't need another clothing company. But it does need a certain funk.
Insider trading is hard to prove. To be convicted, a person must have bought or sold a stock based on material information that is both unknown to the general public and likely to have had an important effect on a company's stock price.
I think Yahoo is a great company, with great assets.
In 2000, when my partner Ben Horowitz was CEO of the first cloud computing company, Loudcloud, the cost of a customer running a basic Internet application was approximately $150,000 a month.
All company bosses want a policy on corporate social responsibility. The positive effect is hard to quantify, but the negative consequences of a disaster are enormous.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
John F. Kennedy
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