Quotes: managers

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  • Bela Lugosi
    Bela Lugosi
    Hungarian-American actor 1882-1956
    Bela Lugosi
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    Actors were exploited no less by the capitalist managers than they were by the state.
  • Barry Ritholtz
    Barry Ritholtz
    American author and newspaper columnist
    Barry Ritholtz
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    Asset managers have different approaches, and I don't wish to suggest there is only one way to run money. There are many ways one can attempt to reduce risk, improve performance, lower drawdowns and reduce volatility.
  • James L. Hayes
    James L. Hayes
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    Effective managers live in the present but concentrate on the future.
  • Thomas J. Peters
    Thomas J. Peters
    American Management Consultant, Author, Trainer 1942-
    Thomas J. Peters
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    Good managers have a bias for action.
  • Barry Ritholtz
    Barry Ritholtz
    American author and newspaper columnist
    Barry Ritholtz
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    Hedge fund managers charge so much more than mutual fund managers; alpha is even harder to come by. They end up selling a variety of things beyond mere outperformance.
  • Carol Loomis
    Carol Loomis
    American financial journalist 1929-
    Carol Loomis
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    If a company's stock is undervalued - as many managers believe theirs is - a repurchase may offer the best payoff of all.
  • Andrew Grove
    Andrew Grove
    Hungarian-born American businessman, engineer, author and a 1936-2016
    Andrew Grove
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    Just as you would not permit a fellow employee to steal a piece of office equipment, you shouldn't let anyone walk away with the time of his fellow managers.
  • Warren Bennis
    Warren Bennis
    American scholar, organizational consultant and author 1925-2014
    Warren Bennis
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    Managers are people who do things right; leaders are people who do the right thing.
  • Barry Ritholtz
    Barry Ritholtz
    American author and newspaper columnist
    Barry Ritholtz
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    Many hedge fund managers have become billionaires; perhaps this - plus their reputations as the smartest guys in the room - is why they have captured the investing public's imagination.
  • Carlos Ghosn
    Carlos Ghosn
    Brazilian-born businessman 1954-
    Carlos Ghosn
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    More and more, in any company, managers are dealing with different cultures. Companies are going global, but the teams are being divided and scattered all over the planet.
  • Alvin Toffler
    Alvin Toffler
    American writer, futurist, and businessman 1928-2016
    Alvin Toffler
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    Most managers were trained to be the thing they most despise - bureaucrats.
  • Barry Ritholtz
    Barry Ritholtz
    American author and newspaper columnist
    Barry Ritholtz
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    Mutual fund managers want your money in their funds. They get paid based on assets under management.
  • Bing Gordon
    Bing Gordon
    American video game executive and technology venture capitalist
    Bing Gordon
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    One skill of a great entrepreneur is to get a whole complicated discussion and then say, 'We're going to do this one and we're only going to do this one'. Managers are good at prioritizing. Entrepreneurs know what is the one thing.
  • William Goldman
    William Goldman
    American novelist, playwright, and screenwriter 1931-
    William Goldman
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    Studio executives are intelligent, brutally overworked men and women who share one thing in common with baseball managers: they wake up every morning of the world with the knowledge that sooner or later they're going to get fired.
  • Barry Ritholtz
    Barry Ritholtz
    American author and newspaper columnist
    Barry Ritholtz
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    The ability to select stocks, manage them over time and know when to sell them is incredibly difficult, even for professional fund managers.
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