Charles Koch is an American businessman who has a net worth of $62 billion dollars. He ranks among the 20 richest people in the world today and owns one-sixth share inside his company, Koch Industries which generates annual revenues over 100+ billion annually with 20 employees for each brother serving their own function at different levels within management.
Charles became CEO after his father passed away from cancer leaving him responsible not only for leadership but also for managing daily operations.
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The only way you improve is to try new things.
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Embrace change. Envision what could be, challenge the status quo, and drive creative destruction.
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Success is one of the worst enemies of success because success tends to breed complacency and a lack of humility.
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If you never failed, then you’re probably not doing very much.
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We must measure what leads to results, not simply what is easy to measure.
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If you have methods without principles, you’re going to have trouble. But if you develop methods based on principles, then you can make progress.
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To do meaningful work is to contribute – to create value in society.
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A truly free society is based on a vision of respect for people and what they value.
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My father would always say “learn everything you can and whenever you can because you never know when it’ll come in handy.”
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Successful companies create value by providing products or services their customers value more highly than available alternatives. They do this while consuming fewer resources, leaving more resources available to satisfy other needs in society. Value creation involves making people’s lives better. It is contributing to prosperity in society.