“It’s not about ideas. It’s about making ideas happen.”

Aug 18, 2023 | Friday Quotes

“It’s not about ideas. It’s about making ideas happen.” — Scott Belsky

We’ve all heard the story of the successful business that started on a napkin at a restaurant. To be successful, the business has to live off the napkin. Same is true for safety: there are a lot of ideas for success, none singly better than the other. It’s all about taking these ideas off the paper and making them live in practice. Safety professionals know that using the appropriate tools that in alignment and involve engagement is what works. Be ready to adapt.

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I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. Twenty-six times I’ve been trusted to take the game-winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.

Organizations, like people, are not infallible. To succeed requires diligence and, in some cases, grit. Safety integrated into the organization requires understanding the end user and how it will be used. Misses will happen: improve from each one.

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