Monday, February 23, 2015

How to be a good leader...

"If you want to build a ship, don't drum up people to collect wood and don't assign them tasks and work, but rather teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea."  -Antoine de Saint Exupery

Monday, September 23, 2013

Hole versus asshole :)

“It’s better to have a hole in your team than an asshole in your team!”
-Dan Jacobs (Apple)

Friday, January 04, 2013

Leadership Lesson 101

“To handle yourself, use your head; to handle others, use your heart.” – Eleanor Roosevelt.

Thursday, October 25, 2012

Leadership by Sheryl Sandberg

I really like this quote by Sheryl Sandberg (COO Facebook) "Leadership is the art of accomplishing more than the science of management says is possible." More at,

Sunday, March 04, 2012

Two nice quotes about presentations and speeches

It usually takes me more than three weeks to prepare a good impromptu speech.
Mark Twain

There are two things that are more difficult than making an after-dinner speech: climbing a wall which is leaning toward you and kissing a girl who is leaning away from you.
Winston Churchill

Monday, February 20, 2012

Mark Twain on Whisky

"Too much of anything is bad, but too much of good whiskey is barely enough." -Mark Twain

Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Be yourself...

“Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.” ― Oscar Wilde