Words of Wisdom from an Experienced CEO

Title: Words of Wisdom from an Experienced CEO
Date: 2006-11-29
Speaker: Scott Kriens (Juniper Networks)
Link: Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders
Most interesting part of a discussion is finding out what somebody listening wants to hear.
Routing was born out of the need for computers from different manufacturers to talk to each other.
Be global. Understand how to operate around the world.
On a competitive scale there is only one market and that is the planet.
The market changes.
You need to find a market. You can’t create one (unless you’re Steve Jobs).
Don’t get too caught up in anything. Be really focused on what you’re about and why you’re doing it in the first place.
Rely on your own common sense.
Don’t do anything that doesn’t make sense to you.
Common sense gets better over time.
Give people the opportunity to grow into jobs.
The user is the only check writer.