Lewis Schiff Quotes

Lewis Schiff Quotes.

Success doesn’t always look like what we think it looks like.
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However, I believe that large groups make markets, so serving the needs of large groups is a simple approach to success in business success. But that’s no reflection on whether or not they’re making wise moves or good calls. It’s just about filling the need.
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I’ve got better things to do than to find my individuality in that particular area. But if it’s important to me, I’ve got to seek my own path.
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That being said, everyone of us can move a big step farther towards determining the direction of our own lives. We can all break free from group think. Some more than others. Most don’t. Finding out who is who is great fun.
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I know a lot of great success stories of those who were excellent problem-solvers because they had found a need that they could fill well. As a result, they built organizations around them and those organizations had belief systems that could be described as a form of leadership.
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The problem is not the sentiment, it’s the execution. When a company makes a mistake, the individual benefits because they’ve learned how NOT to do something while the institution had to pay for the mistake.
Lewis Schiff
MBA programs are underwritten by large companies and they succeed at producing future employees of large companies. In that regard, they are doing exactly what they are supposed to be doing.
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Thinking like others is ok for things that are not important to you.
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It’s the “Success Paradox.” When a set of behaviors has gotten you somewhere, you keep doing them even though the circumstances have changed.
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I believe that only a subset of us is meant to lead. The rest want to follow.
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If the workers don’t keep themselves current – with some assistance and guidance from their employers – then the workers who are in the legacy roles will have to be removed. That’s what’s so difficult.
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Apple made tools that helped people express their creativity and Steve Jobs knew that so he told that story well. But Facebook makes tools that help people connect and Mark Zuckerberg is hardly a story-teller. Nevertheless, he’s become a leader because his products do such a good job of solving a problem.
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I believe in labeling things.
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For example, I wear clothes I buy at trendy shops because I don’t care much about clothing. If someone wants to create a trend around clothing, I’ll happily and blindly follow.
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Apple makes computers and they have to be great at providing the product they promised every individual who wants to purchase from them. This is where they should spend the bulk of their energy.
Lewis Schiff