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Picture quote by Peter Drucker about leadership

Management is doing things right; Leadership is doing the right things. ⏤ Peter Drucker

Picture quote by Onyi Anyado about entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurship isn't about luck, it's about vision, time management, creativity, determination and goals. ⏤ Onyi Anyado

Picture quote about leadership

Management is doing things right, Leadership is doing right things.

Picture quote by Warren Buffett about life

Not doing what we love in the name of greed is very poor management of our lives. ⏤ Warren Buffett

Picture quote by Bobby Umar about truth

How you manage truth greatly affects how you manage your life. ⏤ Bobby Umar

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Time management is really a misnomer; the challenge is not to manage time, but to manage ourselves.

Stephen Covey, businessman

In times of change, learners inherit the earth, while the learned find themselves beautifully equipped to deal with a world that no longer exists.

Eric Hoffer, writer

Those that despise people will never get the best out of others and themselves.

Alexis de Tocqueville, historian

Good management is the art of making problems so interesting and their solutions so constructive that everyone wants to get to work and deal with them.

Paul Hawken, environmentalist

Surround yourself with the best people you can find, delegate authority, and don't interfere.

Ronald Reagan, president

If you are the master be sometimes blind, if you are the servant be sometimes deaf.

Richard Buckminster Fuller,

You don't manage people; you manage things. You lead people.

Grace Murray Hopper,

Not to watch your workmen is to lose your money.


Effective leadership is putting first things first. Effective management is discipline, carrying it out.

Stephen Covey, businessman

Management is nothing more than motivating other people.

Lee Iacocca, businessman

Good management consists in showing average people how to do the work of superior people.

John D. Rockefeller, businessman

Pay your people the least possible and you'll get from them the same.

Malcolm Stevenson Forbes, entrepreneur

So much of what we call management consists in making it difficult for people to work.

Peter Drucker, consultant

Managing is like holding a dove in your hand. Squeeze too hard and you kill it, not hard enough and it flies away.

Tommy Lasorda, coach

As a manager the important thing is not what happens when you are there, but what happens when you are not there.

Ken Blanchard, author

The productivity of work is not the responsibility of the worker but of the manager.

Peter Drucker, consultant

Every time I appoint someone to a vacant position, I make a hundred unhappy and one ungrateful.

Louis XIV, royalty

The one word that makes a good manager -- decisiveness.

Lee Iacocca, businessman

A manager is an assistant to his men.

Thomas J. Watson, scientist

The only time some people work like a horse is when the boss rides them.

Gabriel Heatter, journalist

For a manager to be perceived as a positive manager, they need a four to one positive to negative contact ratio.

Ken Blanchard, author

A man is known by the company he organizes.

Ambrose Bierce, journalist

To supervise people, you must either surpass them in their accomplishments or despise them.

Benjamin Disraeli, prime minister

An overburdened, over-stretched executive is the best executive, because he or she doesn't have the time to meddle, to deal in trivia, to bother people

Jack Welch, businessman

If you want to manage somebody, manage yourself. Do that well and you'll be ready to stop managing. And start leading.


You don't need a Harvard MBA to know that the bedroom and the boardroom are just two sides of the same ballgame.

Stephen Fry, comedian

When a management with a reputation for brilliance tackles a business with a reputation for bad economics, it is the reputation of the business that remains intact.

Warren Buffett, business magnate

Hire the best. Pay them fairly. Communicate frequently. Provide challenges and rewards. Believe in them. Get out of their way and they'll knock your socks off.

Mary Ann Allison,

The greatest manager has a knack for making ballplayers think they are better than they think they are.

Reggie Jackson, athlete

If you want to give a man credit, put it in writing. If you want to give him hell, do it on the phone.

Charles Beacham,

They that govern the most make the least noise.

John Selden, statesman

The behavior of any bureaucratic organization can best be understood by assuming that it is controlled by a secret cabal of its enemies.

Robert Conquest, historian

The Democrats seem to be basically nicer people, but they have demonstrated time and again that they have the management skills of celery.

Dave Barry, journalist

A memorandum is not written to inform the reader, but to protect the writer.

Dean Acheson, statesman

If way to the better there be, it exacts a full look at the worst.

Thomas Hardy, novelist

I've actually not read any books on time management.

Elon Musk, entrepreneur

I came to believe that a leader isn't good because they're right; they're good because they're willing to learn and to trust.

Stanley McChrystal,

Practice Golden-Rule 1 of Management in everything you do. Manage others the way you would like to be managed.

Brian Tracy, motivational speaker

Good managers have a bias for action.

Thomas J. Peters,

Incidents should not govern policy; but, policy incidents.

Napoleon Bonaparte, emperor

Most management-speak is, as Schrijvers points out, Panglossian balderdash designed to lull the weak and credulous


The ability to manage well doesn't make much difference if you're not even in the right jungle.

Stephen Covey, businessman

Management is efficiency in climbing the ladder of success; leadership determines whether the ladder is leaning against the right wall.

Stephen Covey, businessman

Effective managers live in the present but concentrate on the future.

James L. Hayes,

Who can direct when all pretend to know?

Oliver Goldsmith, poet

I would rather have a first-class manager running a second-rate business than a second-rate manager running a first-rate business.

Jack E. Reichert,

An executive is someone who talks with visitors so the other employees can get their work done.


I walked in and inherited a management group that I didn't know very well. They didn't know me, and we had a very short window to put together a credible recovery plan.

Bill Ford, businessman

Don't persuade, defend or interrupt. Be curious, be conversational, be real. And listen.

Elizabeth Lesser,

Human resources are like natural resources; they're often buried deep. You have to go looking for them, they're not just lying around on the surface.

Ken Robinson,

First need in the reform of hospital management? That's easy! The death of all dietitians, and the resurrection of a French chef.

Martin H. Fischer,

It is not enough to have great qualities; We should also have the management of them.

Francois de la Rochefoucauld, writer

It's unfortunate that you don't see the loyalty from management to players and players to management like we used to see in the old days.

Kevin Johnson, athlete

Developments in medical technology have long been confined to procedural or pharmaceutical advances, while neglecting a most basic and essential component of medicine: patient information management.

John Doolittle, politician

Our goal is to leverage what is already out in the field in terms of partners, but then hire in project management capability and a bit of technical capability.

Kevin Rollins, businessman

I have long believed these types of collaborative agreements are a far better approach to federal land management than the contentious battles that too often sidetrack proper resource management.

Michael K. Simpson, politician

One of the responsibilities faced by the Environmental Genome Project is to provide the science base upon which society can make better informed risk management decisions.

Samuel Wilson, public servant

As population susceptibilities are better understood, we will be in a better position than we are in today to make informed decisions about risk management.

Samuel Wilson, public servant

My job involves a lot of different skills now - I'm as much entrepreneur and management consultant as anything else these days - but IA is still my favorite part of the work I do.

Jesse James Garrett, businessman

Materialism has never been so ominous as now in North America, as management takes over.

Arthur Erickson, architect

The Leader will be a person with the management skills to coordinate the activities of the Team, and to assure that the Team remains faithful to the objectives of the incoming President.

Richard V. Allen, public servant

We've got a low turnover management group and executive group who've grown up in the business.

Fred L. Turner, businessman

We ought to have more women in various management positions, because women are the ones who decide almost everything in the home.

Ingvar Kamprad, businessman

Football management is such a pressurised thing - horseracing is a release. I'm also learning to play the piano - I'm quite determined - it's another release from the pressure of my job.

Alex Ferguson, coach

I would like to wish the England squad every success. I would also very much like to extend those wishes to Martin Johnson, Brian Smith, Mike Ford, John Wells, Graham Rowntree and the rest of the England 2011 World Cup management team who have been fantastic and deserve people to know that.

Jonny Wilkinson, athlete

Management by objective works - if you know the objectives. Ninety percent of the time you don't.

Peter Drucker, consultant

Eliminate numerical quotas, including Management by Objectives.

W. Edwards Deming, scientist

The agendas on the management side of the table now are not in sync like they used to be because you have vastly different entities supplying programming to networks.

Dick Wolf, producer

Especially with the predators, one of the things that gets these programs going on a local level is for our land management agencies to build partnerships with surrounding communities and landowners.

Gale Norton, public servant

Security is always going to be a cat and mouse game because there'll be people out there that are hunting for the zero day award, you have people that don't have configuration management, don't have vulnerability management, don't have patch management.

Kevin Mitnick, businessman

We have problems with our physical security, operational security through to management.

Kevin Mitnick, businessman

A key to achieving success is to assemble a strong and stable management team.

Vivek Wadhwa,

A Yale University management professor in response to student Fred Smith's paper proposing reliable overnight delivery service: The concept is interesting and well-formed, but in order to earn better than a 'C', the idea must be feasible.

Frederick W. Smith, businessman

Success in management and success in sport are derived from the same basic principles.

Will Carling, athlete

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.

Amelia Barr, novelist

Ford, as I understand it, had done away with the concept of regional management, and now they've re-introduced that in Europe, so it's kind of a two-way street.

Rick Wagoner, businessman

Whether or not our system of Indian management has been a success during the past ten, fifty, or hundred years is almost answered in the asking.

Nelson A. Miles, soldier

All of the sports have a safety net, but boxing is the only sport that has none. So when the fighter is through, he is through. While he was fighting his management was very excited for him, but now that he is done, that management team is moving on.

Gerry Cooney, athlete

The art of effective listening is essential to clear communication, and clear communication is necessary to management success.

James Cash Penney, businessman

Wise and humane management of the patient is the best safeguard against infection.

Florence Nightingale, activist

If sufficient number of management layers are superimposed on top of each other, it can be assured that disaster is not left to chance.

Norman Augustine,

There is no class of people so hard to manage in a state, as those whose intentions are honest, but whose consciences are bewitched.

Napoleon Bonaparte, emperor

They that crouch to those who are above them, always trample on those who are below them.

George Earle Buckle,

A good manager is a man who isn't worried about his own career but rather the careers of those who work for him. My advice: Don't worry about yourself. Take care of those who work for you and you'll float to greatness on their achievements.

H.S.M. Burns,

Some great men owe most of their greatness to the ability of detecting in those they destine for their tools the exact quality of strength that matters for their work.

Joseph Conrad, novelist

Management is all about managing in the short term, while developing the plans for the long term.

Jack Welch, businessman

During my work there I came across some very significant issues that I started reporting in December of 2001 to the mid-level management within the FBI.

Sibel Edmonds, public servant

You can't grow long-term if you can't eat short-term. Anybody can manage short. Anybody can manage long. Balancing those two things is what management is.

Jack Welch, businessman

I wasn't a guy who looked to score first. It was to get your teammates involved, to understand time and clock management and having fun with your teammates.

Jason Kidd, basketball player

As I said before, a big part of my strategy says - and the management team I think is in agreement with this - we don't have to be out there with a lot of noise all the time. What we need to do is paint a vision for customers, promise them deliverables, and go hit at it.

Sanjay Kumar, businessman

I look in music magazines now and see things on Luther Allison, and my name's getting out there more, thanks to all the good people at Alligator Records and at my management company.

Luther Allison, musician

Time management is an oxymoron. Time is beyond our control, and the clock keeps ticking regardless of how we lead our lives. Priority management is the answer to maximizing the time we have.

John C. Maxwell, clergyman

He's a tremendous guy. And what's more, he's virtually a genius in the field of management.

John Wozniak, musician

Time management is a big part of the director's job.

Debbie Allen, actress

The manager with the in basket problem does not yet understand that he must discipline himself to take care of activities that fail to excite him.

Pricilla Elfrey,

The Trojans lost the war because they fell for a really dumb trick. hey, there's a gigantic wooden horse outside and all the Greeks have left. Let's bring it inside! Not a formula for long-term survival. Now if they had formed a task force to study the Trojan Horse and report back to a committee, everyone wouldn't have been massacred.. Who says middle management is useless?

Adam C. Engst,

A computer will not make a good manager out of a bad manager. It makes a good manager better faster and a bad manager worse faster.

Edward Esber,

If each one does their duty as an individual and if each one works in their own proper vocation, it will be right with the whole.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, writer

The difference between management and administration(which is what the bureaucrats used to do exclusively) is the difference between choice and rigidity.

Robert Heller, businessman

I think management is about just that - managing people via man-to-man skills.

Stuart Pearce, coach

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