Management Quotes

Management Quotes

Management Quotes – 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

“If you pick the right people and give them the opportunity to spread their wings—and put compensation as a carrier behind it—you almost don’t have to manage them. – Jack Welch

The conventional definition of management is getting work done through people, but real management is developing people through work. – Agha Hasan Abedi

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

Surround yourself with the best people you can find, delegate authority, and don’t interfere as long as the policy you’ve decided upon is being carried out. – Ronald Reagan

Always recognize that human individuals are ends, and do not use them as means to your end. – Immanuel Kant

Management by objectives works if you first think through your objectives. Ninety percent of the time you haven’t. – Peter Drucker

Don’t equate activity with efficiency. You are paying your key people to see the big picture. Don’t let them get bogged down in a lot of meaningless meetings and paper shuffling. Announce a Friday afternoon off once in a while. Cancel a Monday morning meeting or two. Tell the cast of characters you’d like them to spend the amount of time normally spent preparing for attending the meeting at their desks, simply thinking about an original idea. – Harvey Mackay

Because a thing seems difficult for you, do not think it impossible for anyone to accomplish. – Marcus Aurelius

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

Hire people who are better than you are, then leave them to get on with it . . . ; Look for people who will aim for the remarkable, who will not settle for the routine. – David Ogilvy

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

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Wendy Smith, Principal Coach, WiseWolf Life and Career Coaching

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