“Never invest in a business you cannot understand.”

Jun 22, 2018 | Friday Quotes

“Never invest in a business you cannot understand.”
– Warren Buffett

Understanding the business that you’re in is crucial to success. Safety professionals know this: it’s aligning the safety process with the organization that allows a business to thrive in the face of less risk. The value of safety increases the efficiency and competitiveness of the organization. Safety IS the investment needed to fully understand the business.

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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.

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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