"Reps crave feedback: the good, the bad and the ugly. It may not be the easiest to deliver, but so long as it's from a place of empathy and trust is established, it should be well served."
--Nico Marroquin, as quoted in Forbes
"Influencers are able to relate better to kids than a scripted or overly produced traditional TV advertisement would."
Victor Lee, senior vice president for digital marketing at Hasbro, as quoted by Bloomberg Businessweek
"Drinking 8 to 12 cups of water a day is still a good general rule. But, the amount of water one needs can vary widely."
RD Leslie Belfanti, as quoted by the Statesman-Journal
"While you may have confidence in your ideas, the reality is you may have to produce a proof of concept before investors will believe."
Sean Smith of Lehman College, writing at Inc. online
Charles Darwin, naturalist
"The only thing I am asking [Catalan President Carles] Puigdemont is that he act sensibly, that he act with balance, that he puts first the interests of all citizens, of all Spaniards and all Catalonians."
Mariano Rajoy, prime minister of Spain, as quoted by The Washington Post
"To the extent we get the tax deal done, the stock market will go up higher. But there is no question in my mind if we don't get it done you are going to see a reversal of a significant amount of these gains."
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, quoted by Bloomberg
"[W]hile good products and good 'shopkeeping' are surely good business, they are no substitute for clear-minded strategy."
Kevin Boudreau, an associate professor of entrepreneurship and innovation at Northeastern University, writing at Harvard Business Review online
"I'm a believer in corporate tax reform, and I'm a believer in corporate tax cuts, and I believe they would go to workers. But I don't believe those numbers add up."
Mihir Desai, professor at Harvard University, as quoted by The New York Times
--David Braun, writing for Entrepreneur