If you want something new, you have to stop doing something old— Peter Drucker
Promising Creativity And Business quotations
I didn't follow the policies of those already in the business.
If I had, I would never have made a go of it. Instead, I started out with the determination to make a better nickel chocolate bar than any of my competitors made, and I did so.
The world is waiting for you to wake up to the person you are called to be.
Stop listening to the negative inner conversation that's causing you to play small. Focus your mind on positive thoughts, possibilities and solutions that can move you forward. Tap into your creativity and determination and stay busy. Stay focused.
Creativity can solve almost any problem.
Creativity needs a bit of untidiness. Make everything too neat and there is no room for experiment.
A discovery is said to be an accident meeting a prepared mind.
An enterprise's most vital assets lie in its design and other creative capabilities.
Innovation is the process of turning ideas into manufacturable and marketable form.
When all think alike, then no one is thinking
All one needs is a computer, a network connection, and a bright spark of initiative and creativity to join the economy.
Just as energy is the basis of life itself, and ideas the source of innovation, so is innovation the vital spark of all human change, improvement and progress.
Creative accounting is an absolute curse to a civilization.
One could argue that double-entry bookkeeping was one of history's great advances. Using accounting for fraud and folly is a disgrace. In a democracy, it often takes a scandal to trigger reform. Enron was the most obvious example of a business culture gone wrong in a long, long time.
Organisations with decision-making speed and imagination will thrive as nobody can claim to have a monopoly over creativity.
The key to success is for you to make a habit throughout your life of doing the things you fear.
We sabotage our creative possibilities because the world revealed by our imagination may not fit well with the life we have taken so much trouble to construct over the years. Faced with the pain of that distance, the distance between desire and reality, we turn just for a moment and quickly busy ourselves.
Nobody talks of entrepreneurship as survival, but that's exactly what it is and what nurtures creative thinking.
If you always do what you did, you'll always get what you got.
Quality is the best business plan.
The problem is not that there are problems.
The problem is expecting otherwise and thinking that having problems is a problem.
The misuse of extrinsic rewards, so common in business, impedes creativity, stifles personal satisfaction and turns play into work.
Money is only used for two things. One, it's to make you comfortable, and the more comfortable you are the more creative you will become. And the other purpose is it enables you to extend the service you provide far beyond your own presence.
I like to stay busy, I like to stay focused, and I like to stay creative.
Without being creative I'd be dead.
An idea can turn to dust or magic, depending on the talent that rubs against it.
Business is difficult. But it could be approached two ways: Seriously, or with the same way you're doing your job, with entertainment aspect, with pleasure, with fun. And we decided to try to make it as fun that we do our creativity.
Nothing is more dangerous than an idea when it is the only one you have.
Don't worry about people stealing your ideas.
I dream of things that are not and ask why not.
The air is full of ideas. They are knocking you in the head all the time. You only have to know what you want, then forget it, and go about your business. Suddenly, the idea will come through. It was there all the time.
All human development, no matter what form it takes, must be outside the rules;
otherwise we would never have anything new.
A business has to be involving, it has to be fun, and it has to exercise your creative instincts.
Once we rid ourselves of traditional thinking we can get on with creating the future.
Access to talented and creative people is to modern business what access to coal and iron ore was to steel-making.
It is better to have enough ideas for some of them to be wrong, than to be always right by having no ideas at all.
Intuition will tell the thinking mind where to look next.
Effective philanthropy requires a lot of time and creativity - the same kind of focus and skills that building a business requires.