15 Total Quotes

Robert Miller Quotes

Would you take a new prospect into this customer's plant or offices to show off your partnership? If you can't get a good reference from this account-or if you aren't willing to ask for one-you need to re-examine the relationship.
Robert Miller
#Partnership

A person that knows what he wants is dangerous.
Robert Miller
#Advice

Are these guys really Robin Hood and his Merry Men as they claim, or Genghis Khan and the Mongol hordes?
Robert Miller
#Men

He heard our pastor who was telling people where they could bring supplies, ... He called the number given and got through on the first call. Down here, communications are awful, but he got through.
Robert Miller
#People

We mutually concluded there was still too much of the complex work yet to be done,
Robert Miller
#Work

Paying $65 an hour for somebody mowing the lawn at one of our plants is just not going to survive anywhere in Industrial America for very long. That's just a hard fact of life.
Robert Miller
#Plants

It was a zoo but I think they got all of the animals in the cage.
Robert Miller
#Animals

It's tough raising teenagers in inner-city New Orleans.
Robert Miller
#Teenager

This has been one of the most difficult transitions, getting scientists to understand accountability in the short term.
Robert Miller
#Scientists

We took this action because we are determined to achieve competitiveness for Delphi's core U.S. operations, and the key to accomplishing that goal is reducing these costs as soon as possible, ... We simply cannot afford to continue to be encumbered by high legacy issues and burdensome restrictions under current labor agreements that impair our ability to compete.
Robert Miller
#Action

We took this action because we are determined to achieve competitiveness for Delphi's core U.S. operations, and the key to accomplishing that goal is reducing these costs as soon as possible. We simply cannot afford to continue to be encumbered by high legacy issues and burdensome restrictions under current labor agreements that impair our ability to compete.
Robert Miller
#Action

Society has come to believe that the term 'crooked CEO' is redundant.
Robert Miller
#Society

We need these incentives. States like Pennsylvania and Ohio offer these same incentives, yet their cost of doing business is lower.
Robert Miller
#Business

While major obstacles and difficult issues remain to be resolved, the discussions to date with GM and our major unions helped frame the concerns and objectives of each organization.
Robert Miller
#Obstacles

I'm sure that there are several people that don't inquire and don't even think we're operating.
Robert Miller
#People