Small businesses have multiple ways to define “independence.” Being an entrepreneur and running a small business often comes with its own set of challenges, and overcoming those hurdles takes hard work and dedication. But when the job is done, it’s also something to be proud of. And celebrating the success of small businesses is something we love to do at ReachLocal.
So, to keep you going this year, here are a few of our favorite inspirational business quotes from successful leaders who know a thing or two about what it takes to make businesses thrive:
1. Thomas Edison: Great American Inventor & Businessman
2. Jason Fried: Entrepreneur & Co-Founder of Basecamp
3. Henry Ford: American Industrialist & Founder of the Ford Motor Company
4. Seth Godin: Marketer, Author & Public Speaker
5. Steve Jobs: Entrepreneur & Co-Founder of Apple, Inc.
6. Guy Kawasaki: Technology Evangelist, Advisor & Author
7. Oprah Winfrey: Media Mogul, Talk Show Host & Philanthropist