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6. Inspiring quotes, articles & speeches

“You cannot manage something you do not measure.” – Dave Evans, Cisco’s Chief Futurist & Technologist

“Don’t give people what they want, give them what they need.” Joss Whedon

“We should all be concerned about the future because we will have to spend therest of our lives there” – Charles F. Kettering.

“Give me a little data and I’ll tell you a little. Give me a lot of data and I’ll save the world.” – Darrell Smith , Director of Facilities and Energy, Microsoft

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Twitter CEO Disk Costolo gave an inspiring commencement speech in Michigan. Here are some of the higlights – and the video is below:

“You can’t plan a script. BE in THIS moment.”

“Believe that if you make courageous choices, and bet on yourself, then you will have an impact.”

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Simon Sinek: How great leader inspire action

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Simon Sinek presents a simple but powerful model for how leaders inspire action, starting with a golden circle and the question “Why?” His examples include Apple, Martin Luther King, and the Wright brothers.

Source: http://www.ted.com

Seth Godin: How to get your ideas to spread

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In a world of too many options and too little time, our obvious choice is to just ignore the ordinary stuff. Marketing guru Seth Godin spells out why, when it comes to getting our attention, bad or bizarre ideas are more successful than boring ones.

Source: http://www.ted.com

Steve Jobs’ 2005 Stanford Commencement Address

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Drawing from some of the most pivotal points in his life, Steve Jobs, chief executive officer and co-founder of Apple Computer and of Pixar Animation Studios, urged graduates to pursue their dreams and see the opportunities in life’s setbacks– including death itself– at Stanford University’s 114th Commencement on Sunday in Stanford Stadium.

Source: Stanford University:

http://www.stanford.edu/


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