Every Moment Is Precious 

Regular readers will know that from time to time I like to share interesting and inspiring quotes to make you think. Here is one I heard a couple of days ago about making the best use of your time. What does this have to do with business development? Everything. Every business development effort has a cost in terms of time as well as money. It needs to be used wisely!

To realize the value of ONE YEAR – 

Ask a student who has failed his exam.

To realize the value of ONE MONTH – 

Ask a mother who has given birth to a premature baby.

To realize the value of ONE WEEK – 

Ask an editor of a weekly newspaper.

To realize the value of ONE DAY – 

Ask a daily wage laborer who has several kids to feed.

To realize the value of ONE HOUR – 

Ask those waiting for a loved one in surgery

To realize the value of ONE MINUTE – 

Ask the person who missed the train.

To realize the value of ONE SECOND – 

Ask a person who has just survived being in an accident.

To realize the value of ONE MILLISECOND –

Ask the person who won a “silver” medal in the Olympics.

(Author Anonymous)