Quotations on Employees
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From the employees' standpoint, in 1935, Social Security was a big gamble. Employees would be required to participate in the program, contributing a percentage of their income for their entire adult working life.
- Wayne Allard
(Keywords: Life, Employees, Income, Security)
It's my father's legacy. My father's view was that the public is the employer of these government employees and has the right to know what they're up to.
- Jack Anderson
(Keywords: Government, Father, Employees, Public, Right)
The American people depend on these federal employees to process, investigate, and adjudicate applications for immigration rights and benefits in a timely and thorough manner.
- Joe Baca
(Keywords: People, American, Benefits, Employees, Rights)
Our people are excited about building solutions, and it's rewarding to see how much fun Netscape employees have doing something they think is relevant and important.
- Jim Barksdale
(Keywords: People, Building, Employees, Fun)
California has set up regional collection offices around the world, staffed by California employees, specifically for out of state California businesses to collect the money and bring it back to California.
- Craig Benson
(Keywords: Money, Employees, State, World)
In some cases, managers and employees have secured pensions beyond their original base salary. It is wrong, the people doing it know it's wrong, and we have to put an end to it.
- Jerry Brown
(Keywords: People, Employees, End, Managers, Wrong)
You have nothing coming into a major metropolitan area to relocate or locate your business and employees. And you can go across the country and you'll see that.
- Richard M. Daley
(Keywords: Business, Country, Employees, Nothing)
In fact, at Olympic National Park in my district, they 3 years ago had 130 summer employees they brought in for temporary work. This summer they have 25 because they cannot afford more.
- Norm Dicks
(Keywords: Work, Employees, Fact, Summer, Years)
Despite these hurdles, manufacturers in the U.S. and their employees are doing remarkable work.
- John Engler
(Keywords: Work, Employees, Remarkable)
The head of the CIA, it seems to me, would think long and hard before he admitted that former employees of his had been involved in the murder of the President of the United States-even if they weren't acting on behalf of the Agency when they did it.
- Jim Garrison
(Keywords: Acting, Employees, Murder, President, states, United)
The CIA could not face up to the American people and admit that its former employees had conspired to assassinate the President; so from the moment Kennedy's heart stopped beating, the Agency attempted to sweep the whole conspiracy under the rug.
- Jim Garrison
(Keywords: People, Heart, American, Employees, President)
I view my role more as trying to set up an environment where the personalities, creativity and individuality of all the different employees come out and can shine.
- Tony Hsieh
(Keywords: Creativity, Employees, Environment, Individuality, Trying)
Businesses often forget about the culture, and ultimately, they suffer for it because you can't deliver good service from unhappy employees.
- Tony Hsieh
(Keywords: Culture, Employees, Forget, Service)
Start with good people, lay out the rules, communicate with your employees, motivate them and reward them. If you do all those things effectively, you can't miss.
- Lee Iacocca
(Keywords: People, Employees, Reward, Rules)
If there is such a thing as good leadership, it is to give a good example. I have to do so for all the Ikea employees.
- Ingvar Kamprad
(Keywords: Leadership, Employees, Example)
In other restaurants you'll see employees signing to each other, since we also hire many deaf men and women.
- Carl Karcher
(Keywords: Men, Women, Employees, Restaurants)
We found that when people put this issue on the table, it turns out that men acknowledge the issue, and employers and employees can work out solutions just as working mothers do.
- James Levine
(Keywords: Men, Work, People, Employees, Mothers)
Second, if you're the boss, just because they don't ask doesn't mean your employees don't have needs.
- James Levine
(Keywords: Boss, Employees, Needs)
If there is to be peace in our industrial life let the employer recognize his obligation to his employees - at least to the degree set forth in existing statutes.
- John L. Lewis
(Keywords: Life, Peace, Employees, Obligation)
When the TSA was established, it was never envisioned that it would become a huge, unwieldy bureaucracy which was soon to grow to 67,000 employees. As TSA has grown larger, more impersonal, and administratively top-heavy, I believe it is important that airports across the country consider utilizing the opt-out provision provided by law.
- John Mica
(Keywords: Bureaucracy, Country, Employees, Law)
Just the act of listening means more than you can imagine to most employees.
- Bob Nelson
(Keywords: Act, Employees, Listening)
Take time to appreciate employees and they will reciprocate in a thousand ways.
- Bob Nelson
(Keywords: Time, Employees, Will)
Work is accomplished by those employees who have not yet reached their level of incompetence.
- Laurence J. Peter
(Keywords: Work, Employees, Incompetence)
The magic formula that successful businesses have discovered is to treat customers like guests and employees like people.
- Tom Peters
(Keywords: People, Successful, Employees, Formula, Guests, Magic)
The easy way out is to approve an early retirement plan one year but not pay out sick and vacation time to deserving employees until three years later. Unfortunately, later is now.
- Jodi Rell
(Keywords: Time, Employees, Now, Retirement, Vacation, Years)
Look at the Quakers - they were excellent business people that never lied, never stole; they cared for their employees and the community which gave them the wealth. They never took more money out than they put back in.
- Anita Roddick
(Keywords: Business, Money, People, Wealth, Community, Employees, Quakers)
Social Security should have a self-sustaining portion that was funded by contributions from both employers and employees. That's what we know and have known for 70 successful years.
- James Roosevelt
(Keywords: Successful, Employees, Security, Self, Years)
The majority of Americans receive health insurance coverage through their employers, but with rising health care costs, many small businesses can no longer afford to provide coverage for their employees.
- Jim Ryun
(Keywords: Health, Americans, Care, Employees, Majority)
It might be said that it is the ideal of the employer to have production without employees and the ideal of the employee is to have income without work.
- E. F. Schumacher
(Keywords: Work, Employees, Income, Production)
We would rather have our employees running our business.
- James Sinegal
(Keywords: Business, Employees, Running)
We want to take care of our employees, because they take care of our family.
- Harold Taylor
(Keywords: Family, Care, Employees, Want)
Here's the truth. The proposed top rate of income tax is not 50 per cent. It is 50 per cent plus 1.5 per cent national insurance paid by employees plus 13.3 per cent paid by employers. That's not 50 per cent. Two years from now, Britain will have the highest tax rate on earned income of any developed country.
- Andrew Lloyd Webber
(Keywords: Truth, Country, Employees, Tax, Income, Now, Will, Years)
That co-operation and peace rather than industrial strife and strikes will best promote the prosperity of the employees the company and all of the people and even strengthen the nation.
- Charles E. Wilson
(Keywords: Peace, People, Company, Employees, Nation, Prosperity, Will)
These days, government employees are better off in almost every area: pay, benefits, time off, and security, on top of working fewer hours. They can thrive even in a down economy.
- Mortimer Zuckerman
(Keywords: Government, Time, Benefits, Economy, Employees, Security)