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I think I've done a good job in the industry from the standpoint of employee morale and customer satisfaction, and as an innovative thinker in tech. ---->>>

Flame mails and offensive Internet activities are not classy. It doesn't fit with our culture here, where we respect the gender, race, opinions, ear-lobe apparel and choice of clothing of all employees. ---->>>

Being nice and competitive are two different things. ---->>>

Yeah, I could go rock on the back porch and do crossword puzzles - but I've got six kids, ages 9 to 16, and someone in the family should work. That's me. ---->>>

I just don't like being overweight. ---->>>

I'll sweep the floors. I've picked up napkins in the men's room. I'm not above anything. ---->>>

I'm sort of a foot-on-the-gas kind of guy. ---->>>

It's a special thing to be a public company. ---->>>

You don't know this when you're young, but over time, you see that great companies are usually built at a special point in time. ---->>>

I had come out of retirement into a very difficult situation with the PeopleSoft takeover, got through it, and was having a good time, frankly. We just ran out of runway at PeopleSoft. Had we had another year, maybe two years, I think we would have made it. ---->>>

What I want is the general betterment of pets. No-kill is a part of that. I'd like to see that policy enacted at all SPCA-type organizations around the country. ---->>>

With a private company, you've got to get into who's investing and what's the balance sheet like. So going public is a positive thing from the perspective of the sales organization. ---->>>


David Duffield profile (david-duffield.jpg)
Nationality: American
Born: 06-21, 2015
Occupation: Businessman

David Duffield (born 1941) is an American businessman in the software industry. He is the co-founder and former chairman of PeopleSoft, the co-founder and co-CEO at Workday, Inc., and has been on the Forbes World's Richest People list.(wikipedia)