Quotes: management

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  • Ted W. Engstrom
    Ted W. Engstrom
    American evangelical leader and author 1916-2006
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    Anything that is wasted effort represents wasted time. The best management of our time thus becomes linked inseparably with the best utilization of our efforts.
  • Stephen Covey
    Stephen Covey
    American educator, author and businessman 1932-2012
    Stephen Covey
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    Effective leadership is putting first things first. Effective management is discipline, carrying it out.
  • Amelia Barr
    Amelia Barr
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    Events that are predestined require but little management. They manage themselves. They slip into place while we sleep, and suddenly we are aware that the thing we fear to attempt, is already accomplished.
  • Bobby Hull
    Bobby Hull
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    Every professional athlete owes a debt of gratitude to the fans and management, and pays an installment every time he plays. He should never miss a payment.
  • John D. Rockefeller
    John D. Rockefeller
    American industrialist: founder Exxon 1839-1937
    John D. Rockefeller
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    Good management consists in showing average people how to do the work of superior people.
  • Jean Giraudoux
    Jean Giraudoux
    French writer 1882-1944
    Jean Giraudoux
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    I tell you, sir, the only safeguard of order and discipline in the modern world is a standardized worker with interchangeable parts. That would solve the entire problem of management.
  • Norman Augustine
    Norman Augustine
    American aerospace businessman 1935-
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    If sufficient number of management layers are superimposed on top of each other, it can be assured that disaster is not left to chance.
  • David Ogilvy
    David Ogilvy
    American businessman, Advertising Expert 1911-
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    In the modern world of business, it is useless to be a creative original thinker unless you can also sell what you create. Management cannot be expected to recognize a good idea unless it is presented to them by a good salesman.
  • Kin Hubbard
    Kin Hubbard
    American cartoonist, humorist, and journalist 1868–1930
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    Lots of folks confuse bad management with destiny.
  • Peter F. Drucker
    Peter F. Drucker
    American management consultant and writer 1909-
    Peter F. Drucker
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    Management by objective works - if you know the objectives. Ninety percent of the time you don't.
  • Thomas J. Peters
    Thomas J. Peters
    American Management Consultant, Author, Trainer 1942-
    Thomas J. Peters
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    Management is about arranging and telling. Leadership is about nurturing and enhancing.
  • Peter F. Drucker
    Peter F. Drucker
    American management consultant and writer 1909-
    Peter F. Drucker
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    Management is doing things right; leadership is doing the right things.
  • Stephen R. Covey
    Stephen R. Covey
    American educator, author and businessman 1932-2012
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    Management is efficiency in climbing the ladder of success; leadership determines whether the ladder is leaning against the right wall.
  • Lee Iacocca
    Lee Iacocca
    American businessman and CEO of Chrysler 1924-
    Lee Iacocca
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    Management is nothing more than motivating other people.
  • Harold S. Geneen
    Harold S. Geneen
    American Accountant, Industrialist, CEO, ITT 1910-
    Harold S. Geneen
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    Management manages by making decisions and by seeing that those decisions are implemented.
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