A good plan violently executed now is better than a perfect plan executed next week. George Patton
We want to share a very business insightful article from VOGUE AUSTRALIA and journalist Julia Frank on Tom Ford’s top advice on building a Fashion Brand. With our Mentors and Subject Matter Experts, we understand, live and breath Fashion and Retail every day. You have below and in the article from Vogue a great summary that will make your investment in time and money very profitable indeed. If you need more help, guidance and support or just operations expertise, send us an email or connect on social media such as Twitter. 1. “Trust your instincts when it comes to design.” 2. “Never sell a controlling interest in your name. Ever. Ever.” 3. «Decide for you if fashion is an art or an artistic business. This will affect how you set up your company.» 4. “If your president or chief executive officer thinks they know the difference between dark burgundy and aubergine, fire…
The best way to break a habit is to drop it. Newspaper Editor, Leo Aikman Your worst enemy is within! Change your mindset & see you grow as well as your business. Founder Global Fashion Management – Thierry Bayle If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past. Baruch Spinoza I myself have benefited from many mentors throughout my life. Founder of Virgin – Richard Branson If you find a path with no obstacles, it probably doesn’t lead anywhere. Frank A Clark Wake up every day & look forward to learning something new. What have you learned today? Founder of Virgin – Richard Branson An optimist sees an opportunity in every calamity; a pessimist sees a calamity in every opportunity. Winston Churchill Your time is limited so don’t live the life of somebody’s else. Steve Jobs Obstacles & Problems can’t stop you.Most of all, other…
Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country. Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other. Those who will make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable. There are risks and costs to action. But they are far less than the long-range risks of comfortable inaction. The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining. Once you say you’re going to settle for second, that’s what happens to you in life. John F. Kennedy 1917 – 1963 2017 = 100th year Anniversary of his birthday. Born on May 29th 1917. Check this short video about other quotes from President Kennedy.
Life is a journey and learning is the wind that blows in our sails that enables us to move forward. Without learning, our journey is finished; but with learning, a new world and its opportunities opens up to us every day. Just imagine how much learning we can gain from every storm when the wind is strongest? How do you rate the learning in your organisation?
«If there’s no struggle, there’s no progress.» Rachel Robinson Remember your last victory. What situations did you have to go through to reach the success you have today? How easy or how hard was it? Share with us your story and together we will grow.
«All progress takes place outside the comfort zone.» Michael John Bobak. Do you agree with the above? We are of course referring to important changes. Changes or progress which are just a continuation of what already exist may not get us outside the comfort zone. As soon as we get outside our comfort zone, it requires that we have the right state of mind. And getting the right state of mind may also mean that we are challenged to review the way we work or think. Que piensa de lo que dice?