Quotes May 13, 2017

“Leaders who believe in human potential don’t ignore or tear people down when they don’t meet their expectations; they care enough to help them learn from mistakes.”
Mary Jo Asmus, writing at Aspire-CS.com


“Whether forced by regulators, pressured by activists or added by a board that recognizes that good corporate governance needs cybersecurity-competent directors, a decade from now, we’ll look back in disbelief at what is today, the novel concept of having cybersecurity skills in the American corporate boardroom.”
Bob Zukis, a governance expert at peer group The Conference Board, as quoted by ChiefExecutive.net

“While we may not realize it, much of the stress we experience in our daily lives is self-induced.”
Chris Myers, co-founder and CEO of BodeTree, writing at Forbes


“Technology might change what I call ‘think jobs’ and the ‘do jobs,’ but the ‘feel jobs’ of building emotional connection and storytelling are the jobs of tomorrow that technology cannot change.”
Marketo Chief Marketing Officer Chandar Pattabhiram on storytelling in marketing. Read more from Advertising Age.


“How very little can be done under the spirit of fear.”
Florence Nightingale, nurse, via Quotabelle
“Simplicity is the shortest path to a solution.”
Ward Cunningham, computer programmer


“If everything is under control, you’re not going fast enough.”
Mario Andretti, race car driver