quote by Fred Allen

The vice-president of an advertising agency is a bit of executive fungus that forms on a desk that has been exposed to conference.

— Fred Allen

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Executive vice president quote Average people have great ideas. Legends have great execution.

Average people have great ideas. Legends have great execution.

You can know a person by the kind of desk he keeps.

If the president of a company has a clean desk then it must be the executive vice president who is doing all the work.

The fighter (like the writer) must stand alone.

If he loses he cannot call an executive conference and throw off on a vice president or the assistant sales manager. He is consequently resented by fractional characters who cannot live outside an organization.

Executive vice president quote Ideas hold little intrinsic value without execution.

Ideas hold little intrinsic value without execution.

You can know a person by the kind of desk he keeps.

If the president of a company has a clean desk then it must be the executive vice president who is doing all the work.

Vice President Dick Cheney reportedly has been disturbed over what he sees as the erosion of presidential powers since the Watergate scandal and has urged Bush to take a stronger stand against what Cheney sees as congressional intrusions into the executive branch.

Steve Jobs was rare: a C.E.O. who actually had a huge impact on his company's fortunes. Contrary to corporate mythology, most C.E.O.s could be easily replaced, if not by your average Joe, then by your average executive vice-president. But Jobs genuinely earned the label of superstar.

Executive vice president quote Vision without execution is hallucination.

Vision without execution is hallucination.

In fact, presidents and vice presidents are automatically audited by the IRS, which hasn't stopped other chief executives from making them public.

The average vice-president is a form of executive fungus that attaches itself to a desk. On a boat this growth would be called a barnacle.

The fundamental reality for every worker, from sweeper to executive vice-president, is the eight hours or so that he spends on the job. In our society of organizations, it is the job through which the great majority has access to achievement, to fulfillment, and to community.

Executive vice president quote Vision without execution is hallucination.

Vision without execution is hallucination.

Natural species are the library from which genetic engineers can work.

Genetic engineers don't make new genes, they rearrange existing ones. Speaking as World Wildlife Fund Executive Vice President, stating the need to conserve biodiversity, even plants and animals having no immediate use, as a unique repository of genes for possible future biogengineering applications.

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