The Essential Book of Business and Life Quotations by Dominique Turpin

Compiled by Dominique V. Turpin, foreword by Antoine de Saint Affrique, “The Essential Book of Business and Life Quotations” is aimed at executives, academics and anyone who wants to spice speeches and business presentations or simply reflect on some of the best things ever said on topics linked to business and management.

The book launched on January 2023 gathers a large number of quotations never published before, making it a fully-sourced, modern, and witty read.

From “Aristotle” to “Mark Zuckenberg” and from “Action” to “Work”, this book is a formidable source of witty remarks and inspiration for all. Best of its kind and fully sourced, the book also covers modern topics such as “Bitcoins”, “Digitalization”, “Sustainability” or “Fake News” and includes over 10,000 quotations never posted before.

Advance praise

“This book promises to be an engaging read for anyone looking for quotes or inspiration on business and life. Dominique has meticulously accumulated these quotes over his 35 years at IMD. The quotes are dynamic and keep you reading.” – Ye-Kung Ong, Minister for Health of Singapore and former Minister for Education

“With classics and quotations never published before, this is a rare book that covers both old and recent business subjects –such as bitcoins, digital transformation, cybersecurity, emails and many others. Prof. Turpin’s book will not only benefit everyone from the first-time speaker to the experienced business leader but also offer you plenty of opportunities for self-reflection.” – Gui Loureiro, President and CEO of Walmart México and Central America

“Professor Turpin has arranged over 10,000 quotations about business, politics, technology and life to help you add weight to your speeches and presentations. Compiled in categories ranging from “Ability” to” Zoom Conferences,” this book is a great speech-making aid, with plenty of food for thought.”– Peter Brabeck-Letmathe, Chairman Emeritus, former Chairman and CEO of the Nestlé Group, former Chairman of Formula One, Member of the Foundation Board of the World Economic Forum

About the author

Dr Dominique Turpin is the Dentsu Chaired Professor of Marketing Strategy at IMD. He was President and Dean of IMD (Switzerland & Singapore) from 2010 to 2016. Dr Turpin is also President (European) and Professor of Marketing at CEIBS.

About Anthem Press

Anthem Press is a leading independent publisher of innovative academic research, educational material, and reference works in established and emerging fields.

Learn more and get the book on the Anthem Press website.