As a sales leader, I'm sure you frequently look for different ways to motivate yourself and your team. Quotes from thought leaders, such as these innovation quotes, are a sure-fire way to get the gears in motion.
Innovation is what sets one company or salesperson from another. Failure to innovate is a failure to differentiate.
Get the creative juices flowing with these ten innovation quotes for sales leadership success:
“Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.” – Steve Jobs
“The heart and soul of the company is creativity and innovation.” – Bob Iger
“There is no innovation and creativity without failure.” – Brene Browne
“You have all the reason in the world to achieve your grandest dreams. Imagination plus innovation equals realization.” – Denis Waitley
“Exploration is the engine that drives innovation. Innovation drives economic growth. So let's all go exploring.” – Edith Widder
“Anyone can look for fashion in a boutique or history in a museum. The creative explorer looks for history in a hardware store and fashion in an airport” – Robert Weider
“Innovation is the calling card of the future.” – Anna Eshoo
“The only way you survive is you continuously transform into something else. It's this idea of continuous transformation that makes you an innovation company.” – Ginni Rometty
“Mindless habitual behavior is the enemy of innovation.” – Rosabeth Moss Kanter
“Few ideas work on the first try. Iteration is key to innovation.” – Sebastian Thrun
Ultimately, leadership plays a huge part in the quality of innovation coming out of a company. As a sales leader, you have the power to inspire your team to create and develop great ideas!
Do you have any innovation quotes you would like to share? Or what innovative ideas are you working on? We'd love to hear more about what motivates you! Let us know in the comments below.