“Nothing so conclusively proves a man's ability to lead others as what he does from day to day to lead himself”.
- Thomas John Watson, Sr.
Thomas Watson was the son of a lumber merchant who worked first for NCR and then the Computing Tabulating Recording Corporation (CTR) which he soon renamed to International Business Machines. Under his leadership the company went from 400 employees to a world power-house of computing.
This quotation reminds me of Leonardo da Vinci's thoughts:
“One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.”
A thought for a Monday ...