Quotes: management

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  • Barry Ritholtz
    Barry Ritholtz
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    Active management leads to lots of poor investor behavior. It sends people chasing after whoever has the hot hand at the moment.
  • Ted W. Engstrom
    Ted W. Engstrom
    American evangelical leader and author 1916-2006
    Ted W. Engstrom
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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.
  • Barry Diller
    Barry Diller
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    Companies like GE and Procter & Gamble have been in business for a long time. Over decades or a century you're bound to figure out a management structure that works.
  • 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.
  • Bill Belichick
    Bill Belichick
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    Game management, game decisions, adjustments, seeing things during games - it's all important.
  • 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.
  • Anita Roddick
    Anita Roddick
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    If I had learned more about business ahead of time, I would have been shaped into believing that it was only about finances and quality management.
  • Norman Augustine
    Norman Augustine
    American aerospace businessman 1935-
    Norman Augustine
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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.
  • Ben Horowitz
    Ben Horowitz
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    In my own experience as a C.E.O., I would find myself laying awake at 3 A.M. asking questions about my business, and there weren't management books out there that could help me.
  • David Ogilvy
    David Ogilvy
    American businessman, Advertising Expert 1911-
    David Ogilvy
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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.
  • Barry Sanders
    Barry Sanders
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    It was a wonderful experience to play in the NFL, and I have no regrets. I truly will miss playing for the Lions. I consider the Lions' players, coaches, staff, management and fans my family. I leave on good terms with everyone in the organization.
  • Kin Hubbard
    Kin Hubbard
    American cartoonist, humorist, and journalist 1868–1930
    Kin Hubbard
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    Lots of folks confuse bad management with destiny.
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