Picture Post: Competition Perception September 26th, 2013

Vinod Kumar

If you want to find the real competition, just look in the mirror. After a while you’ll see your rivals scrambling for second place ― Criss Jami

In this world of enterprise organizations, every single person seems to have a competition of a different kind. Competition is good, but if you are always thinking what competition is going to do to you – well you are starting on a wrong foot. Competition is out there to keep your foot in the ground. If you get carried away and close your eyes to what happens around you – you are surely going to be grounded for ever.

Never compete with someone who has nothing to lose ― Baltasar Gracián

Competition brings out the best in products and the worst in people ― David Sarnoff

I am not sure how many can understand this concept. If you ever got a chance to watch the movie Cars, you will get the picture I show above. It is always not about winning, it is about knowing the strengths of your competition, it is about playing to your strengths, it is about planning a strategy to your execution and not dancing to the tune of what the competition does.

While most are dreaming of success, winners wake-up and work hard to achieve it.

Do let me know if this makes sense. Are there other anecdotes that comes to your mind and if possible can you share some?

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3 Responses to “Picture Post: Competition Perception”

  1. Priyanka says:

    Will Power plays a vital role in being a strong competitor. One with strong will can win the world around nomatter however odd situations be..!

    • Vinod Kumar says:

      Being a competitor is completely different from getting worried about competition. Nonetheless, having a strong will can make a lot of difference. Thanks Priyanka.

  2. avinash reddy munnangi says:

    excellent sir well explaines

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