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Systems. He offers an explanation:
"You commit career malpractice every time you do things in a
mediocre manner, every time you show up late, every time
you are unprepared. There is no inherent value in mediocrity,
no reason for people to stop and pay attention, nothing
worth bragging about. You will never hear anyone say,
"Hey, look at me! I'm mediocre and proud of it!"
"Being "world-class" has nothing to do with size, education,
or bloodline; it has everything to do with decision,
commitment, action, and persistence. Excellence is a
destination for anyone who appreciates, respects, and
demonstrates hard work and good judgment!"
How is business going to change this century?
Our final expert offers some words of advice to everyone
who is involved in business:
"Business is going to change more in next ten years than it
has in last fifty.
"If 1980s were about quality and 1990s were about
reengineering, then 2000s will be about velocity. About
how quickly nature of business will change. About how
quickly business itself will be transacted. About how
information access will alter lifestyle of consumers and
their expectations of business. Quality improvements and
business process improvements will occur far faster. When
the increase in velocity of business is great enough, very
nature of business changes. A manufacturer or retailer that
responds to changes in sales in hours instead of weeks is no
longer at heart a product company, but a service company
that has a product offering.
"Very few companies are using digital technology for new
processes that radically improve how they function, that give
them full benefit of all their employees' capabilities, and
that give them speed of response they will need to
compete in emerging high-speed business world."
These words were written by Bill Gates, chairman and chief
executive officer of Microsoft Corporation and arguably one
of most successful businessmen of century.
If you need advice about business, who are you going to call
your next door neighbour... or Bill Gates?
Donít leave important answers to amateurs - always
ask an expert.
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