“If it’s ooey and gooey and not yours, don’t touch it.”

Jul 3, 2020 | Friday Quotes

“If it’s ooey and gooey and not yours, don’t touch it (or inhale it, or let it land in your mouth).”
– JT Parnell, Director of Service Operations
These simple words used in safety training to grab attention in preventing infectious diseases from spreading (through OPIM) are more important than ever. If ever there was a time where the value of safety to business has been important, this is it. Today, businesses cannot function without safety. Learn from failures, but seek and learn from successful businesses so you can lead. Enlightened, successful businesses have always embraced safety as a value: ensure yours does too.
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