“The function of a business is to create money, not consume it, and the longer you postpone this the harder it gets to fix.”
“Converting Controllers to CFOs is…tough. The skills are the same, but the personality is different, and even the Mayo Clinic isn’t performing personality transplants just yet. Controllers set budgets, squeeze dollars, and control. CFOs sell forecasts. One sells the outside world. The other squeezes internally.”
Those are two great quotes from the book The Six-Month Fix by Gary Sutton.
I enjoy grabbing insightful quotes from business books as a way to extract highlights from books I have enjoyed and learned from.
Here are 56 quotes from 13 of my favorite books on the subject of business and money that I would love to share with you.
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