You dont have to hold a position in order to be a leader.
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The competitor to be feared is one who never bothers about you at all, but goes on making his own business better all the time.
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I used to be able to read memo’s upside down It was like going to the college of the entertainment business.
[On Calvin Klein asking him ‘Why don’t you call it Geffen Records?’] People in the record business just don’t do that. They come up with names likes Asylum, Capricorn, or Island. [Calvin Klein said if you put your own name on the door ‘You’ll get laid more.’]
The real story of Facebook is just that we’ve worked so hard for all this time. I mean, the real story is actually probably pretty boring, right? I mean, we just sat at our computers for six years and coded.
First, make yourself a reputation for being a creative genius. Second, surround yourself with partners who are better than you are. Third, leave them to go get on with it.
Selling is our No. 1 job. Never get away from selling a lot of merchandise personally. The more you sell the more you learn.
We started learning ourselves, understanding ourselves, reading, researching, going around the world and looking at what was defined as the very best.
There are good examples of companies – Coca-Cola is one – that invested before there was a huge market in countries, and I think that ended up playing out to their benefit for decades to come.