The British claim it was said by Benjamin Disraeli, the Americans believe it was Mark Twain, and history, as you know, is told by the victors.
Either way, we just a finished a chapter in our research on the success factors of private companies, research which started over two years ago. During that time, we screened over 100,000 companies and thoroughly investigated the history and DNA of 400 of them. I would like to share some of the interesting findings of the research:
That being said, it’s best to put everything in proportion, because as Aaron Levenstein said, “Statistics are like bikinis. What they reveal is suggestive, but what they conceal is vital.” Statistics can assist with a variety of tasks, but shouldn’t be an unchecked final answer for anything. How? Contact us