Quotations on Managers
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Some studies show that women can be better money managers than men because they tend to be more conservative and do their homework. Men tend to take more risks without the research.
- Maria Bartiromo
(Keywords: Men, Money, Women, Conservative, Managers, Research)
Leaders are people who do the right thing; managers are people who do things right.
- Warren G. Bennis
(Keywords: People, Leaders, Managers, Right)
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)
But we didn't have the financial structure, like the right attorneys, the right managers, the right accountants, and we were going against the grain of what black entertainers is supposed to do.
- Solomon Burke
(Keywords: Financial, Managers, Right)
Is puppy love the reason so many Americans are blind to the incompetence and waste of Republicans - who at a minimum are supposed to be good money managers - running Iraq reconstruction?
- Margaret Carlson
(Keywords: Love, Money, Americans, Blind, Incompetence, Iraq, Managers, Reason, Republicans, Running, Waste)
What I find very interesting about the mutual funds managers is that here are people who are the new masters of the universe. They're managing billions, yet they're subject to this quiet daily tyranny of numbers.
- Ron Chernow
(Keywords: People, Managers, Numbers, Quiet, Tyranny, Universe)
Mutual fund managers are trapped in this rather deadly vicious circle: the more successful they are, the more money flows into their mutual fund. Then, it is more difficult for them to beat the market averages or even to match their own past performance.
- Ron Chernow
(Keywords: Money, Successful, Performance, Managers, Past)
Mathematicians are like managers - they want improvement without change.
- Edsger Dijkstra
(Keywords: Change, Improvement, Managers, Mathematicians, Want)
Professional managers, coaches, and players have a right to question an umpire's decision if they do it in a professional manner. When they become personal, profane, or violent, they have crossed the line and must be dealt with accordingly.
- Jim Evans
(Keywords: Decision, Coaches, Managers, Question, Right, Umpire)
Managers have very tough jobs. I always respected their job but demanded respect in return.
- Jim Evans
(Keywords: Job, Jobs, Managers, Respect)
As a whole, the managers today are different in temperament. Most have very good communication skills and are more understanding of the umpire's job. That doesn't mean they are better managers. It just means that I perceive today's managers a bit differently.
- Jim Evans
(Keywords: Communication, Job, Managers, Temperament, Today, Umpire, Understanding)
During the final two weeks of training, our students work simulated game situations in which our staff members role-play as players, managers, and coaches. They are given immediate feedback following each camp game.
- Jim Evans
(Keywords: Work, Coaches, Managers, Students, Training)
Managers in all too many American companies do not achieve the desired results because nobody makes them do it.
- Harold S. Geneen
(Keywords: American, Managers, Results)
English football has just had a transfer window imposed for the first time, so it will be interesting to see how managers cope with the squads they have until it re-opens.
- David Ginola
(Keywords: Time, English, First, Football, Managers, Will)
The Macintosh having shipped, his next agenda was to turn the rest of Apple into the Mac group. He had perceived the rest of Apple wasn't as creative or motivated as the Mac team, and what you need to take over the company are managers, not innovators or technical people.
- Andy Hertzfeld
(Keywords: People, Company, Managers, Rest)
We tend to think of the mind of an organization residing in the CEO and the organization's top managers, perhaps with the help of outside consultants that they call in. But that is not really how an organization thinks.
- Kevin Kelly
(Keywords: Help, Managers, Mind)
Today, a skilled manager makes more than the owner. And owners fight each other to get the skilled managers.
- Mikhail Khodorkovsky
(Keywords: Manager, Fight, Managers, Today)
We must have the time to create strict rules so that property is not sold by Communist managers for a low price. They often get payments under the table to sell to the first bidder. This does not build public support for a market economy.
- Vaclav Klaus
(Keywords: Time, Economy, First, Managers, Property, Public, Rules, Support)
I love the ability to work with very good managers, and to provide the right incentives for them, and truly become a partner with that management, and make that management take a long view.
- Henry Kravis
(Keywords: Love, Work, Management, Ability, Managers, Right)
We made some mistakes. We had some managers we didn't like and had to get rid of, and that cost some money. Stuff like that. But overall, we did really well.
- Robby Krieger
(Keywords: Money, Managers, Mistakes)
Most of the managers are lifetime .220 hitters. For years pitchers have been getting these managers out 75% of the time and that's why they don't like us.
- Bill Lee
(Keywords: Time, Managers, Years)
Actors were exploited no less by the capitalist managers than they were by the state.
- Bela Lugosi
(Keywords: Actors, Managers, State)
Millions have been taken from me. If you are not on top of it and you make a lot of money, and you trust business managers, then, yes, money will be taken from you.
- Stephanie Mills
(Keywords: Business, Money, Trust, Managers, Will)
Many of the railroad evils were inherent in the situation; they were explained by the fact that both managers and public were dealing with a new agency whose laws they did not completely understand.
- John Moody
(Keywords: Fact, Laws, Managers, Public)
Of the 25 songs we've recorded there were 24 that we wanted to have on an album. That wouldn't have worked. So when one of our wise managers suggested the idea of considering two different album, it cleared the way for us.
- Ed O'Brien
(Keywords: Idea, Managers, Songs)
I've never wanted to play bank managers and real people particularly.
- Richard O'Brien
(Keywords: People, Managers, Play)
The way I was brought up by my parents and guided through my football life by the influences of various managers means that in some ways I am black and white.
- Stuart Pearce
(Keywords: Life, Football, Managers, Parents)
I make decisions based on my work, not based on meetings with my business managers, who I don't like to meet.
- Chris Robinson
(Keywords: Business, Work, Decisions, Managers, Meetings)
We also have to make sure our children know the history of women. Tell them the rotten truth: It wasn't always possible for women to become doctors or managers or insurance people. Let them be armed with a true picture of the way we want it to be.
- Anne Roiphe
(Keywords: History, Women, People, Children, Doctors, Managers, Want)
The problem was the journalists who also did not understand much of my music, but they wrote about it. I think you fell into the usual trap laid out by parts of the press and other writers: that the poor musician has always to fight the evil companies and managers.
- Klaus Schulze
(Keywords: Music, Evil, Fight, Managers, Poor, Press)
People aren't going to talk about it except me and that is communication and the visits I have personally had in our meetings with our store managers saying if you do these things you will be terminated, period.
- Lee Scott
(Keywords: People, Communication, Managers, Meetings, Saying, Talk, Will)
Strong managers who make tough decisions to cut jobs provide the only true job security in today's world. Weak managers are the problem. Weak managers destroy jobs.
- Jack Welch
(Keywords: Decisions, Job, Jobs, Managers, Security, Today, World)
We bring together the best ideas - turning the meetings of our top managers into intellectual orgies.
- Jack Welch
(Keywords: Ideas, Managers, Meetings)
You know over 20 years I played for a number of managers and dozens of coaches. I don't know any of them that I didn't learn something from to help make me a better player.
- Robin Yount
(Keywords: Coaches, Help, Managers, Years)
Statistics suggest that when customers complain, business owners and managers ought to get excited about it. The complaining customer represents a huge opportunity for more business.
- Zig Ziglar
(Keywords: Business, Opportunity, Complaining, Customer, Managers, Statistics)