Yesterday, BusinessWeek’s website ran a neat little tipsheet — “Tough Tips to Being the Best.” Tip number six?
Serve others. The great philosopher and physician Albert Schweitzer said, “The only ones among you who will be really happy are those who will have sought and found how to serve.”
That quote — one of Schweitzer’s most enduring — is the backbone of ASF’s work. Perhaps the fact that it’s now serving (pun intended) as an inspiration to the typically profit-driven business world is a sign that the economic collapse has brought about some serious soul-searching?