Word of advice from the biggest Tech Leaders
All successful leaders have one thing in common: a dream. Making it become a reality requires some bulletproof determination and skills. Strong leadership is required to carry out their daring vision against all odds.
If you are small business or an entrepreneur with a big dream, here are some great words of advice from the tech gods themselves to kick start your impetus level. These quotes will surely inspire you to reach for the impossible and break through the shackles of whatever’s stopping you.
“Move fast and break things. Unless you are breaking stuff, you are not moving fast enough.”
These wise words were spoken by none other than the genius man himself, Mark Zuckerburg. This is not just motivation put into words; it represents his struggle from day one and also a toast to what he has grown into.
“Today is cruel. Tomorrow is crueler. And the day after tomorrow is beautiful.”
According to the founder of Alibaba, the world’s biggest B2B marketplace, Jack Ma, there is always light at the end of the tunnel. It’s the path in the dark that you have to cover with a hope for the light. You just have to put up with all the negativities and stressful journey and believe that all will be worth it once you reach the end.
“Remembering that you are going to die is the best way I know to avoid the trap of thinking you have something to lose. You are already naked. There is no reason not to follow your heart.”
You simply can’t challenge that, ever. His success speaks of this struggle, his imaginative vision, and his expeditions. Follow your heart he says, even if that means leading onto a journey that might be a dead end. But like they say, when you’ve got nothing, you’ve got nothing to lose. If you aren’t a dreamer, you aren’t an achiever; if you aren’t an achiever, there no point in living. No one gets out alive, so what’s the point of not trying.
“The secret to successful hiring is this: look for the people who want to change the world.”
An excellent piece of advice from Marc Benioff, the CEO Salesforce. You have to be a visionary, regardless of everything people tell you, you are. If you have the vision to change the status quo as Rob Siltanen quoted in his fine words, you are the right candidate.
“You don’t need to be a genius or a visionary, or even a college graduate for that matter, to be successful. You just need framework and a dream.”
Michael Dell, the CEO of Dell Enterprises, succinctly put into 33 words and you know it. A dream and a plan is what you need and the rest will work out for you.
“But as an entrepreneur you have to feel like you can jump out of an airplane because you’re confident that you’ll catch a bird flying by. It’s an act of stupidity, and most entrepreneurs go splat because the bird doesn’t come by, but a few times it does. “
Well, that quotes from Reed Hastings, CEO Netflix and serves a spot on conclusion to what we have been trying to conceive in this blog post. If you feel even a little inspired by reading this, you have already taken a baby step towards the start of something great.