Finding inspiration at work when you’re consistently busy is difficult and, without inspiration, it’s harder to become a truly great recruitment business.To help you out, we’ve pulled together 100 pieces of business advice to use everyday. The first 50 are below, grouped into different business categories. We hope they inspire and motivate you, your team and your business to grow.
Team Business Advice
Continuous learning is the minimum requirement for success in any field.
People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.
Train people well enough so they can leave, treat them well enough so they don’t want to.
Bad leaders care about who is right. Good leaders care about what is right.
We rise by lifting others.
If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.
Leadership is the ability to get extraordinary achievement from ordinary people.
Hire character. Train skill.
When you have trust and you get that trust in place throughout the company, people are empowered – people are free.
Leadership is about making others better as a result of your presence and making sure that impact lasts in your absence.
Customer Business Advice
Try to be a rainbow in someone’s cloud.
Think like a customer.
The purpose of business is to create and keep a customer.
When you treat customers right, they come back…and they tell others.
Courteous treatment will make a customer a walking advertisement.
James Cash Penney
Your customer doesn’t care how much you know until they know how much you care.
Customers may forget what you said but they’ll never forget how you made them feel.
The golden rule for every business man is this: put yourself in your customer’s place.
Orison Swett Marden
A satisfied customer is the best business strategy of all.
Successful and healthy networking, also known as the activity of cultivating relationships, is the practice of staying in touch with others when you don’t need something from them.
Productivity Business Advice
What you do today can improve all your tomorrows.
Change your focus, from making money to serving more people. Serving more people make the money come in.
Continuous improvement is better than delayed perfection.
Never let defeat have the last word.
If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door.
It’s not just about being better. It’s about being different. You need to give people a reason to choose your business.
What good is an idea if it remains an idea? Try. Experiment. Iterate. Fail. Try again. Change the world.
If you see a bandwagon, it’s too late.
One year = 365 opportunities.
Do you work with your whole heart. You will succeed: there is so little competition.
Growth Business Advice
You don’t have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.
Martin Luther King
The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining.
John F. Kennedy
Accomplishment will prove to be a journey, not a destination.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
No great achievement is possible without persistent work.
All progress takes place outside the comfort zone.
Michael John Bobak
Without continual growth and progress, words such as improvement, and success have no meaning.
The road to success is always under construction.
Focus on being productive instead of busy.
If people like you they’ll listen to you, but if they trust you they’ll do business with you.
Stop being afraid of what could go wrong, and start being excited about what could go right.
Success Business Advice
Work hard in silence. Let your success be your noise.
Failure is success if we learn from it.
Success seems to be connected to action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don’t quit.
Success is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.
If you can dream it you can do it.
I attribute my success to this – I never gave or took any excuse.
Success will be within your reach only when you start reaching out for it.
If you want to be successful, it’s just this simple. Know what you are doing. Love what you are doing. And believe in what you are doing.
Success isn’t always about greatness. It’s about consistency. Consistent hard work gains success. Greatness will come.
It’s fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.