Best 102 of Small business quotes - MyQuotes
For small businesses to thrive, they require an environment that is conducive for growth.
You don't have to justify your path to anyone. If people says to you "Why would you start this business?” Your response “because this is what I choose.” No further explanation necessary.
When you raise taxes on small business, from 35% to 40%, you will kill jobs.
Decision making and problem solving are not the same. To solve a problem, one needs to find a solution. To make a decision, one needs to make a choice.
For those that are working part time, in small businesses, or who are unemployed and do not currently have health insurance, we want to make sure that you are covered.
I didn't realize how hard it was to run a small business.
Why help make big companies bigger when you can get the same thing from the little guy and actually help someone accomplish their dream?
According to the Small Business Administration, more than 70 percent of all family businesses do not survive through the second generation, and 8 percent do not make it to a third.
Woman are told they can’t start a business. They need more positive role models. Government Contracting can be a way to get started.
Let's stand up for taxpayers, let's stand up for consumers, and let's stand up for small businesses, which create most of the jobs in America.
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Arlie Russell Hochschild
The choice is not, Reich argues, between a governed and an ungoverned market, but between a market governed by laws favoring monopolistic companies and one governed by those favoring small business.
Consultants must find a niche and stick to it. If you can't find one, create one.
While “Yes madam,” or “At your service, sir,” might boost your ego, obsequiousness can also distract you from your project’s needs—and remember, flattery is not an indicator of professional service.
Obamacare won't just bankrupt the country. It may bankrupt small businesses. It may bankrupt individuals.
Every family in America knows they have to do a budget. Every small business in America knows they have to do a budget. Every local government, every state, knows they have to do a budget.
Convenience will put you out of business!
Your brand is a combination of a customer’s experiences with your business at every touchpoint. Each memory, thought, impression, website visit, story, sales letter, social media post, event, phone call, and transaction contribute to your company’s brand reputation.
My constituents in Kansas know the death tax is a duplicative tax on small businesses and family farms that, in many cases, families have spent generations building.
Not a single person has died of boredom reading this book.
What are you doing to serve your customers a little more every day?
Many small businesses would rather face an angry barbarian horde than tackle their cash flow statement or price a new product.
The Best Marketing Is Education!
A moral dilemma can be large or small, important or inconsequential, urgent or secondary. One thing is certain: moral dilemmas are ever present.
Colleen Ferrary Bader
Today I was overwhelmed, Yesterday I was too. There’s a high probability that tomorrow will bring a few moments of the same. I know my state is because of my nature. Embrace your inner overachiever.
There is no faster way to garner the lasting respect of employees, partners, and consumers than to become the embodiment of an ideal.
Everyone you come in contact with knows a person who runs or owns a business. Make sure they know what you do, so when the time comes, you get the call, not someone else.
Every small business has to become a publisher—a publisher of marketing messages and customer resources, and a publisher of stories.
The only way to prove you are a women-owned, small business is to get certified. Otherwise, you are just like every small business out there.
Marketers are focused and sales people are scattered!
10% of my Life is out of my control. I am responsible for 90% only.
I see dead Presidents. Lincoln, Jefferson, Franklin, and Washington.
Health care is the No. 1 concern of small businesses and the status quo is untenable.
Managing relationships (with start ups) is more like teaching.
John Greenleaf Whittier
As a small businessperson, you have no greater leverage than the truth.
I represent the small businesses, the women, and the families working so hard to rebuild our communities.
If you don’t have regular and accurate financial statements, you’re driving your business 100 miles an hour down a one-way street the wrong way, at night, in the fog, without lights.
The death tax is one of the leading causes of the dissolution of small businesses.
With progress comes a race for innovation, and it is up to you as a business owner to be on the front lines. That's why it's imperative to ask yourself whether you're in business to serve your customer, or if you’re around to serve your industry.
No one can stop you growing in this digital world.
As a small business owner, you must sell or you will go out of business. Therefore, you must prospect (it's an integral part of the process). You have to bring people to your business, not just wait for them to show up.
...when women gain control over spending, less family money is devoted to instant gratification and more for education and starting small businesses.
Why - because as a oil and gas small business owner - I know if someone is not doing their job, they should not get paid. Again leadership by example.
Where one sees a dead end, another sees a freeway without a speed limit. That's what separates the entrepreneur or small business owner from the rest of the world.
Don’t get me wrong. Government Contracting is difficult, but the help you give the government makes our country strong.
The goal is to build a profitable business, not maintain an expensive hobby that will leave you in the poorhouse.
Captivate the attention of your customer by oozing credibility.
If you don’t laugh reading this book I’ll eat my pocket protector. Wait, did I just admit I had a pocket protector?
Football is not merely a small business, it's also a bad one. Anyone who spends any time inside football soon discovers that just as oil is part of the oil business, stupidity is part of the football business.
There are few experiences in life as painful and brutal as the failure of a small business. For a small business conceived and nurtured by its owner is like a living, breathing child. Its loss is no less traumatic than losing a loved one.