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Great Quotes : Olympics Inspiration and Performance

Via Be Excellent Blog – Simple yet profound lesson from Olympics.

“In business, words are words, explanations are explanations, promises are promises, but only performance is reality.”

From words to actions, and strategy to execution – doing it is what matters. Like Tom Peters says: “You only get oil by drilling the wells – you may plan for it, but you only get oil if you drill.” 

Talks a lot about action orientation in business.