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Zig Ziglar Quotes To Help the Workplace

Nov. 29, 2012

Rebecca Villaneda--HispanicBusiness

Zig Ziglar

"Zig" Ziglar, born Hilary Hinton Ziglar, was a motivational speaker and author.

He was born in Coffee County, Ala., and the tenth of twelve children.

Ziglar died Nov. 28, 2012, from pneumonia. He was 86.

Here is a compilation of quotes to inspire small business owners, employers and employees, and as a result have a better workplace:

Your attitude, not your aptitude, will determine your altitude.

Building a better you is the first step to building a better America.

Every sale has five basic obstacles: no need, no money, no hurry, no desire, no trust.

You cannot perform in a manner inconsistent with the way you see yourself.

I believe that being successful means having a balance of success stories across the many areas of your life. You can't truly be considered successful in your business life if your home life is in shambles.

People who have good relationships at home are more effective in the marketplace.

Money won't make you happy... but everybody wants to find out for themselves.

You can have everything in life you want, if you will just help other people get what they want.

A lot of people quit looking for work as soon as they find a job.

You cannot climb the ladder of success dressed in the costume of failure.

If you can dream it, you can achieve it.

Ambition, fueled by compassion, wisdom and integrity, is a powerful force for good that will turn the wheels of industry and open the doors of oppurtunity for you and countless others.

When management and labor (employer and employee) both understand they are all on the same side, then each will prosper more.

Watch below a video of Ziglar uploaded on Feb 29, 2008, by NewAgeMagazine, talk about a woman who hated her job, but shifted her attitude, which changed her life.

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