Integrity is the essence of everything successful.
—RICHARD BUCKMINSTER FULLER
In Addition to Business: What the Successful Person Needs to Know
I’ve recently encountered a situation that brought me back to something I had learned a long time ago—that it’s not just business acumen but integrity that carries you forward in the business world. It’s as simple as keeping your word or, in some cases, remembering what your words were. It seems that for some people, simple isn’t always easy.
I came from the world of construction and real estate development, which is known for being demanding and difficult, but it also requires precision. There can’t ...