49 Business Advice from Best Business Leaders in the world

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If you want to be successful in your business, then the below quotes are for you. Find some business leaders’ quotes about business advice to be successful in your life.

Here we have collected some inspirational quotes & advice from the best business leaders who changed the world with their leadership styles.

Business Advice from Best Business Leaders in the world

Business Advice from Best Business Leaders in the world

1. Adi Godrej

I’m not too involved in day-to-day matters. I only supervise at the board level.

Adi Burjorji Godrej is an Indian billionaire businessman and chairman of the Godrej Group. As of October 2020, he has a net worth of US$2.3 billion.

2. Anand Gopal Mahindra

The more you drive positive change, the more enhanced your business model.

Anand Gopal Mahindra is an Indian billionaire businessman and the chairman of Mahindra Group. As of January 2020, his net worth is estimated to be $1.6 billion.

3. Andrew Carnegie

Concentrate your energies, your thoughts, and your capital. The wise man puts all his eggs in one basket and watches the basket.

Andrew Carnegie was a Scottish-American industrialist. He was one of the richest Americans in history in the 19th Century.

4. Arianna Huffington

The most important thing that we entrepreneurs have is our human capital. If we exhaust it, we make bad decisions.

Arianna Huffington is a Greek-American author, businesswoman, and co-founder of The Huffington Post, the founder, and CEO of Thrive Global.

5. Arne Sorenson

Putting people first has always been the cornerstone of our success. We believe that if we take care of our people, they take care of our customers, and business will take care of itself.

Arne Sorenson was an American hotel executive who served as the president and chief executive officer of Marriott International from 2012 until his death in 2021.

6. Azim Premji

Leadership is the self-confidence of working with people smarter than you.

Azim Premji is an Indian businessman, who was the chairman of Wipro Limited. He is informally known as the Czar of the Indian IT Industry.

7. Bill Gates

If you give people tools, and they use their natural abilities and their curiosity, they will develop things in ways that will surprise you very much beyond what you might have expected.

Bill Gates is an American business magnate, software developer, and co-founder of Microsoft. He was a major entrepreneur of the microcomputer revolution of the 1970s and 1980s.

8. Bob Iger

There is no science in creativity. If you don’t give yourself room to fail, you won’t innovate.

Bob Iger is an American businessman, CEO of Disney who leads the largest media conglomerate in the world, Walt Disney.

9. Brian Chesky

If you want to create a great product, just focus on one person. Make that one person have the most amazing experience ever.

Brian Chesky is an American businessman, co-founder, and CEO of the peer-to-peer lodging service Airbnb.

10. Byju Raveendran

I am not trying to make Millions, I am trying to change the way millions think and learn.

Byju Raveendran is an Indian billionaire entrepreneur, founder of Edutech start-up Byju’s.

11. Charlie Munger

Surround yourself with the love of friends and family.

Charles Munger is an American billionaire businessman, vice chairman of Berkshire Hathaway.

12. Dan Schulman

If you want to have the best employees, there really needs to be a vision and a mission. Talent looks for a mission. And if you have the best talent, that’s the single biggest competitive advantage any company can have.

Daniel H. Schulman is an American business executive, president, and CEO of PayPal.

13. Daniel Ek

Put your consumers in focus, and listen to what they’re actually saying, not what they tell you.

Daniel Ek is a Swedish billionaire entrepreneur, co-founder, and CEO of music streaming service Spotify.

14. Elon Musk

Constantly think about how you could be doing things better.

Elon Musk is a business magnate, founder, CEO, and Chief Engineer at SpaceX, CEO and Product Architect of Tesla, founder of The Boring Company, co-founder of Neuralink and OpenAI. His estimated net worth of around US$243 billion as of January 2022.

15. Gary Kelly

To be a great leader or a great team member, you have to have character: honesty, integrity, respect for others, and selflessness.

Gary Kelly is an American business executive, chief executive officer, and chairman at Southwest Airlines.

16. Gary Vaynerchuk

Every minute is important, and you need to be committed to your business from day one. This likely means a substantial amount of sacrifices, such as tossing off your favorite show, late-night parties, or family time. You are the creator here. So, question yourself as to how big a business you want to build. The bigger the business, the higher the level of commitment.

Gary Vaynerchuk is a Belarusian-American entrepreneur, speaker, Internet personality, CEO of VaynerMedia, co-founder of the restaurant reservation software company Resy and Empathy Wines.

17. Gautam Shantilal Adani

Business is all about risk-taking and managing uncertainties and turbulence.

Gautam Shantilal Adani is an Indian billionaire businessman, chairman, and founder of the Adani Group. He is one of the richest men in Asia.

18. Henry Ford

Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young.

Henry Ford was an American industrialist, business magnate, founder of the Ford Motor Company, and chief developer of the assembly line technique of mass production. He was one of the richest and best-known people in the world. 

19. Huateng “Pony” Ma

Wealth won’t give you satisfaction; creating a good product that’s well-received by users is what matters most.

Ma Huateng also known as Pony Ma. He is a Chinese billionaire business magnate, founder, chairman, and chief executive officer of Tencent.

20. Indra Nooyi

Just because you are CEO, don’t think you have landed. You must continually increase your learning, the way you think, and the way you approach the organization. I’ve never forgotten that.

Indra Nooyi is an Indian-American business executive, former chairperson, and chief executive officer (CEO) of PepsiCo.

21. Jack Dorsey

My goal is to simplify complexity. I just want to build stuff that really simplifies our base human interaction.

Jack Dorsey is an American technological entrepreneur, co-founder and former CEO of Twitter, founder, and CEO of Block.

22. Jack Ma

I try to make myself happy because I know that if I’m not happy, my colleagues are not happy my shareholders are not happy and my customers are not happy.

Jack Ma is a Chinese business magnate, co-founder and former executive chairman of Alibaba Group, co-founder of Yunfeng Capital.

23. Jan Koum

People appreciate a good product, a stable system. They want to communicate easily and use a product that just works.

Jan Koum is a Ukrainian American billionaire businessman, co-founder, and former CEO of WhatsApp.

24. Jeff Bezos

Your goal should be to create value for everyone you interact with. Any business that doesn’t create value for those it touches, even if it appears successful on the surface, isn’t long for this world. It’s on the way out.

Jeff Bezos is an American entrepreneur, founder, and executive chairman of Amazon. As of January 31, 2022, his net worth is US$169.9 billion.

25. Jeff Weiner

You have to maintain a culture of transformation and stay true to your values.

Jeffrey Weiner is an American businessman, Executive Chairman at LinkedIn, Founding Partner Next Play Ventures. He was also the chief executive officer (CEO) of LinkedIn.

26. John D. Rockefeller

If you want to succeed you should strike out on new paths, rather than travel the worn paths of accepted success.

John D. Rockefeller was an American business magnate. He is widely considered the wealthiest American of all time and the richest person in modern history.

27. John Donahoe

Small business is the largest job creator, small business is some of the most important wealth creators, small business allows creative entrepreneurial people to thrive regardless of their educational background.

John Donahoe is an American businessman, CEO of Nike, chairman of PayPal, former president, and CEO of ServiceNow.

28. Kevin Plank

Success doesn’t happen quickly. It happens from doing the same thing over and over, becoming great at it, and delivering great value to consumers.

Kevin Plank is an American billionaire businessman, founder, and executive chairman of Under Armour.

29. Lakshmi Mittal

Always think outside the box and embrace opportunities that appear, wherever they might be.

Lakshmi Mittal is an Indian steel magnate, Executive Chairman of the world’s largest steelmaking company, ArcelorMittal, Chairman of, Aperam.

30. Larry Page

If you’re changing the world, you’re working on important things. You’re excited to get up in the morning.

Larry Page is an American computer scientist, Internet entrepreneur, co-founder of Google.

31. Madam CJ Walker

Don’t sit down and wait for the opportunities to come. Get up and make them.

Madam C.J. Walker was an African American entrepreneur, the first female self-made millionaire in America in the Guinness Book of World Records.

32. Marc Benioff

When I get something in my head, it’s hard for me to just let it go.

Marc Benioff is an American internet entrepreneur, founder, chairman, and CEO of Salesforce.

33. Marillyn Hewson

I do work hard, but I have a passion for work. That’s just who I am.

Marilyn Hewson is an American businesswoman, strategic advisor to the CEO of aerospace and defense manufacturing company Lockheed Martin.

34. Mark Cuban

Leaders don’t look backward to condemn what has already been done; they look forward to creating a better future.

Mark Cuban is an American billionaire entrepreneur, owner of the Dallas Mavericks professional basketball team of the National Basketball Association (NBA), and the co-owner of 2929 Entertainment.

35. Mark Zuckerberg

The biggest risk is not taking any risk… In a world that is changing really quickly, the only strategy that is guaranteed to fail is not taking risks.

Mark Zuckerberg is an American media magnate, billionaire, co-founder of Facebook and its parent company Meta.

36. Mukesh Ambani

It is important to remember that there are no overnight successes. You will need to be dedicated, single-minded, and there is no substitute for hard work.

Mukesh Ambani is an Indian billionaire businessman, the chairman, managing director of Reliance Industries Ltd.

37. Ratan Tata

A person who is trying to copy others will be a successful person for a while, but he won’t be able to succeed further in life.

Ratan Tata is an Indian industrialist, former chairman of Tata Sons & Tata Group, recipient of two of the highest civilian awards of India, the Padma Vibhushan and Padma Bhushan.

38. Reed Hastings

With failures, you learn one of 99 things to avoid. So they are not that useful. I think it is more useful to learn from others’ failures.

Reed Hastings is an American businessman, co-founder & chairman, and co-chief executive officer (CEO) of Netflix.

39. Roshni Nadar Malhotra

To make a difference, you have to have large aspirations.

Roshni Nadar Malhotra is an Indian billionaire businesswoman, the chairperson of HCL Technologies, CEO of HCL Corporation.

40. Satya Nadella

Longevity in this business is about being able to reinvent yourself or invent the future.

Satya Nadella is an Indian-born American business executive, executive chairman, and CEO of Microsoft.

41. Sergey Brin

Solving big problems is easier than solving little problems.

Sergey Brin is an American business magnate, Internet entrepreneur, co-founder of Google, former president of Alphabet Inc.

42. Steve Jobs

Great things in business are never done by one person. They’re done by a team of people.

Steve Jobs was an American business magnate, chairman & chief executive officer (CEO), and co-founder of Apple Inc., the chairman of Pixar, the founder, chairman, and CEO of NeXT. He is widely recognized as a pioneer of the personal computer revolution of the 1970s and 1980s.

43. Sheryl Sandberg

Feeling confident — or pretending that you feel confident — is necessary to reach for opportunities. It’s a cliche, but opportunities are rarely offered; they’re seized.

Sheryl Sandberg is an American business executive, billionaire, chief operating officer (COO) of Meta Platforms, and the founder of LeanIn.Org.

44. Stewart Butterfield

One of the biggest lessons I’ve learned is that there has got to be a reason for what you’re doing. You actually have to care about what you’re doing. The business has to be about something. Whatever the point of it is does not have to be inconsistent with making money, but usually, if that’s the sole reason, it is not very successful.

Stewart Butterfield is a Canadian billionaire businessman, co-founder of the photo-sharing website Flickr and the team-messaging application Slack.

45. Sundar Pichai

The right moral compass is trying hard to think about what customers want.

Sundar Pichai is an Indian-born American business executive, chief executive officer (CEO) of Alphabet Inc., and its subsidiary Google.

46. Tim Cook

I learned that focus is key. Not just in your running a company, but in your personal life as well.

Tim Cook is an American business executive, the chief executive officer of Apple Inc., and also the former chief operating officer.

47. Warren Buffett

It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you’ll do things differently.

Warren Buffett is an American business magnate, the chairman, and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway. He is considered one of the most successful investors in the world. His net worth is over $109.5 billion as of January 2022.

48. Travis Kalanick

Acknowledging mistakes and learning from them are the first steps.

Travis Kalanick is an American businessman, co-founder, and former chief executive officer (CEO) of Uber.

49. Walt Disney

If you can dream it, you can do it.

Walter Disney was an American entrepreneur, animator, film producer. A pioneer of the American animation industry, he introduced several developments in the production of cartoons.

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