“A rose on time is far more valuable than a $1,000 gift that’s too late.”
—Jim RohnAuthor and motivational speaker
Timeliness has always been important. And today, responsive action—doing things in a timely fashion—is even more crucial. Just look around at the number of businesses that have been created to get things done quickly:
• FedEx won international success by delivering letters and small parcels “Absolutely, Positively, Anytime.”
• LensCrafters optical stores promise “Custom-Crafted Eyeglasses in About an Hour.”
• Google built its success on providing instant access to a vast universe of information at the click of a mouse.
• Zappos.com will have shoes arriving on your doorstep the very next ...