14 Total Quotes

John Graham Quotes

This is a sign that we can expect the economy to pick up over the rest of the year.
John Graham
#Economy

Increased business optimism bodes well for the economy. After several quarters of falling expectations, CFOs now see fewer reasons to hold back spending.
John Graham
#Business

There were many in the media who didn't think we'd even make it to Christmas. Yes, we mismanaged the beginning of the year with our late start in August and made a number of expansion errors, if you will. But we've developed a base and we've put a seed in the ground.
John Graham
#Beginning

Co-Alliance means cooperative partnership, basically. This name will allow us to grow in the future without changing our name.
John Graham
#Future

Federal Reserve Board Chairman Alan Greenspan recently stated that increases in unit labor costs would be one of his major concerns if productivity falls as he anticipates.
John Graham
#Labor

There are 25 people who are interested in Bulldog Pipes and Drums, but it's tough because our club is literally being born right now.
John Graham
#People

We want to make sure that no bureaucratic obstacles stand in the way of these relief efforts. We are also working to ensure that regulations issued in the normal course of agency business do not have unintended consequences that might impede relief from being delivered in the aftermath of the hurricane.
John Graham
#Obstacles

We'll have other chip players in this business in another 18 months.
John Graham
#Business

They were dressed in waders, had gundogs and were almost a mile out from the shoreline, so heaven knows what they were suspected of doing,
John Graham
#Heaven

Technology is completely useless unless you have a social network that it is supporting. We know that there's going to be life in this product, and we know that there are going to be deals that we can get from the partner programs.
John Graham
#Technology

This is the first arrival of the Airbus A380 in North America. And honestly this is a milestone in the airport's history, a milestone for Canadian aviation.
John Graham
#America

The correct strategy for Americans negotiating with Japanese or other foreign clients is a Japanese strategy: ask questions. When you think you understand, ask more questions. Carefully feel for pressure points. If an impasse is reached, don't pressure. Suggest a recess or another meeting.
John Graham
#Negotiation

Employment should be flat in Europe. This is actually an improvement from last quarter, when the European workforce was expected to shrink.
John Graham
#Improvement

I know they have these problems in every municipality. I know they just have to deal with it, and after 40 days of rain I could see where they might be in a pinch.
John Graham
#Problems