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On figuring out if you are dead by Tom Peters

  


AuthorTomáPeters Consultant & Author
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SourceThe launch of The Work Matters Movement!, Atlanta, September 1999 
Books by AuthorRe-imagine!
The Brand You 50
The Circle of Innovation
The Professional Service Firm 50
The Project 50
The Tom Peters Seminar
CategoriesBusiness Management; Humour
LocationUnitedáStates
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If no one is pissed-off with you then you are dead but just haven't figured it out yet.

TomáPeters Consultant & Author

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Quotations from Tom Peters:

 Conversation is the breath of the curious, learning life.

TomáPeters, Consultant & Author



 DO COOL SHIT.
EVERY DAMN DAY.
OR DIE TRYING.

TomáPeters, Consultant & Author
The Project 50



 If no one is pissed-off with you then you are dead but just haven't figured it out yet.

TomáPeters, Consultant & Author
The launch of The Work Matters Movement!, Atlanta, September 1999 



 Managing at any time, but more than ever today, is a symbolic activity. It involves energising people, often large numbers of people, to do new things they previously had not thought important. Building a compelling case - to really deliver a quality product, to double investment in reseach and development, to step out and take risks each day (e.g. make suggestions about cost-cutting when you are already afraid of losing your job) -is an emotional process at least as much as it is a rational one.

TomáPeters, Consultant & Author



 In order to survive in these wild times, you're going to make a total fool of yourself with incredible regularity. If you can't laugh about it, then you are doomed.

TomáPeters, Consultant & Author



 Technology has changed all the rules.

Rigid hierarchies, departments, and job descriptions are history.

Today companies are fluid, transformative, organized around temporary networks focused on the WOW! Project - a superbly executed, high-impact, piece of work with a beginning, an end, a Client, and specific deliverables, and an outcome you'll be bragging about 5 (!) years (!) from now.

TomáPeters, Consultant & Author
The Project 50




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