Weekly Thought – October 15, 2013
Fred enjoyed connecting friends with others. Way before networking was a commonly accepted business practice, Fred understood its value. And it was always for mutual benefit, never for manipulation or selfish ends.
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You and Your Network
Networking is the way most things happen. Great achievers have always understood the necessity of organized assistance.
Successful businesses depend on a network built of suppliers, customers, government agencies, stockholders, employees, and management.
The human body is probably the oldest network — the many parts are connected. The foot depends on the eyes to keep from stumbling… and the eye depends on the eyebrow to keep sweat from running down. (more…)