Jack Welch

Friday, 16th October 2015

Business Moats

Written by George Traganidas Topics: Stock Investing, Wealth Building

Moat

One of the tasks of an analyst who is evaluating a business is to think about the moat of the business. But what is a moat? A simple way to think about moats is to imagine that the business is a castle and the moat it what surrounds the business and keeps other businesses at bay. Every business has a moat, but the difference is the size and the durability. Some businesses have narrow moats and other have wide ones. Some business moats are shrinking as time goes by, whereas others are widening. Ideally an analyst wants to find a business with a wide moat that keeps widening. One of the characteristics of the capitalist system is that a profitable business will attract more and more competitors and these competitors will test your moat repeatedly. Thus, the more successful a business is the harder it is to keep being successful and widen its moat. […]

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Monday, 24th May 2010

Quotes Jack Welch

Written by George Traganidas Topics: Quotes

Jack Welch

An organization’s ability to learn, and translate that learning into action rapidly, is the ultimate competitive advantage.
— Jack Welch

Be candid with everyone.
— Jack Welch

Change before you have to.
— Jack Welch

Control your own destiny or someone else will.
— Jack Welch

Don’t manage – lead change before you have to.
— Jack Welch

Face reality as it is, not as it was or as you wish it to be.
— Jack Welch

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Wednesday, 24th February 2010

Top tips for business success

Written by George Traganidas Topics: Habits

If you are looking to start your own business you might want to consider the sound advice of famous business people. These people have already trodden the path to business success and you can take advantage of their wisdom. The following list is a collection of business tips and general words of wisdom:

1. All successful people have a vision. They have the ability the “see” clearly what they want before it exists. – Bill Gates[…]

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