“The illusion of business…”

Mar 18, 2022 | Friday Quotes

The illusion of business is that someone thought of a great idea to make money and within a day, it was a multi-million (or billion) dollar success. Reality is that businesses start with an idea of improving something, doing things better / easier / innovative (take your pick). Safety professionals want to change the workplace for the better, not constrain people from doing a good job. Positive safety work takes time that involves sales, integration, participation, and engagement for success.

 

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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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