Quotations on Management
124 Quotes Found
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Theatre director: a person engaged by the management to conceal the fact that the players cannot act.
- James Agate
(Keywords: Management, Act, Fact, Theatre)
Time management is a big part of the director's job.
- Debbie Allen
(Keywords: Time, Management, Job)
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
(Keywords: Leader, Management, Objectives, President, Will)
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
(Keywords: Music, People, Management, Company, Name, Now)
The executive moves we are announcing today will strengthen American for the long-term future and reflect well on the depth of the Company's management team.
- Gerard Arpey
(Keywords: Management, American, Company, Future, Today, Will)
If a sufficient number of management layers are superimposed on top of each other, it can be assured that disaster is not left to chance.
- Norman Ralph Augustine
(Keywords: Management, Chance, Disaster)
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
(Keywords: Fear, Management, Events, Sleep)
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
(Keywords: Time, People, Management, Democrats)
It was to do with information management. The intention was to dramatise it.
- Hans Blix
(Keywords: Management, Information, Intention)
There is no single development, in either technology or management technique, which by itself promises even one order-of-magnitude improvement within a decade in productivity, in reliability, in simplicity.
- Frederick P. Brooks, Jr.
(Keywords: Technology, Development, Management, Improvement, Order, Productivity, Promises, Simplicity)
In recognising the global problem posed by osteoporosis, WHO sees the need for a global strategy for prevention and control of osteoporosis, focusing on three major functions: prevention, management and surveillance.
- Gro Harlem Brundtland
(Keywords: Strategy, Control, Management, Prevention)
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
(Keywords: Business, Management, Economics, Reputation)
Divorced from ethics, leadership is reduced to management and politics to mere technique.
- James MacGregor Burns
(Keywords: Leadership, Politics, Management, Ethics)
Success in management and success in sport are derived from the same basic principles.
- Will Carling
(Keywords: Success, Management, Principles)
And I'd say one of the great lessons I've learned over the past couple of decades, from a management perspective, is that really when you come down to it, it really is all about people and all about leadership.
- Steve Case
(Keywords: Leadership, People, Management, Past, Perspective)
The earmark favor factory needs to be boarded up and demolished, not turned over to new management that may or may not have a better eye for earmarks with 'merit.'
- Tom Coburn
(Keywords: Management, Eye, May, Needs)
The news today that Bush has vowed to veto any legislation that reviews the security implications of the Dubai Port World's potential management of our ports is ludicrous and the entire Democratic Party is calling him to task for it.
- John Conyers
(Keywords: Management, Legislation, News, Party, Potential, Security, Today, World)
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
(Keywords: Sports, Management, Boxing, Fighting, Now, Safety)
There are six components of wellness: proper weight and diet, proper exercise, breaking the smoking habit, control of alcohol, stress management and periodic exams.
- Kenneth H. Cooper
(Keywords: Diet, Control, Habit, Management, Alcohol, Exercise, Smoking, Stress, Weight)
Management is efficiency in climbing the ladder of success; leadership determines whether the ladder is leaning against the right wall.
- Stephen Covey
(Keywords: Leadership, Success, Management, Efficiency, Right)
Effective leadership is putting first things first. Effective management is discipline, carrying it out.
- Stephen Covey
(Keywords: Leadership, Discipline, Management, First)
Lee's great gifts are teaching and inspirational guidance, not administration and management.
- Cheryl Crawford
(Keywords: Inspirational, Management, Gifts, Guidance, Teaching)
Eliminate numerical quotas, including Management by Objectives.
- W. Edwards Deming
(Keywords: Management, Objectives)
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
(Keywords: Medical, Technology, Management, Information)
Management by objective works - if you know the objectives. Ninety percent of the time you don't.
- Peter Drucker
(Keywords: Time, Management, Objectives)
Management is doing things right; leadership is doing the right things.
- Peter Drucker
(Keywords: Leadership, Management, Right)
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
(Keywords: Work, Management, December)
Anything that is wasted effort represents wasted time. The best management of our time thus becomes linked inseparably with the best utilization of our efforts.
- Ted W. Engstrom
(Keywords: Time, Management, Effort)
Materialism has never been so ominous as now in North America, as management takes over.
- Arthur Erickson
(Keywords: Management, America, Materialism, Now)
I recognized that teaching and research institutions vitally depend on the involvement of active scientists also in management functions.
- Richard Ernst
(Keywords: Management, Research, Scientists, Teaching)
Game management is accomplished by staying constantly alert and then reading and reacting to potential problem situations before they materialize. It all boils down to paying attention to details.
- Jim Evans
(Keywords: Management, Attention, Potential, Reading)
The actual course is called fishery studies, and you study general aquatics and fishery management.
- Tom Felton
(Keywords: Management, Study)
Fully 57 percent of American college students are women. Life insurance companies sell more policies to women than to men. As women continue to draw on experience and education, they're accelerating their numbers in upper management, too.
- Suzanne Fields
(Keywords: Experience, Life, Women, Education, Management, American, College, Numbers, Students)
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
(Keywords: Death, Management, First, Reform)
One of the things I've had the advantage of, growing up and being close to the top management of this company and other companies for most of my life, is seeing how CEOs start to believe in their own infallibility. And that really scares me.
- Bill Ford
(Keywords: Life, Management, Being, Company, Growing up)
Red Carpet Enterprise has been really well received since one guy can install it in about an hour, and it makes it trivial to deal with software management issues like deploying updates and creating standard package sets for your various machines.
- Nat Friedman
(Keywords: Management, Machines, Software)
This legislation confronts the human truth that the need for clean water knows no borders, and proper management and intervention can be a currency for peace and international cooperation.
- Bill Frist
(Keywords: Peace, Truth, Management, Cooperation, Legislation, Water)
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
(Keywords: Work, Management, Favorite, Job, Now)
Management manages by making decisions and by seeing that those decisions are implemented.
- Harold S. Geneen
(Keywords: Management, Decisions)
I tell you, sir, the only safeguard of order and discipline in the modern world is a standardized worker with interchangeable parts. That would solve the entire problem of management.
- Jean Giraudoux
(Keywords: Discipline, Management, Order, World)
The biggest deal for me was that all 24 winners are placed on the Billboard CD of the Year, which went out to 500 of the biggest Music Reps in the business, from radio and press to management and booking.
- Arthur Godfrey
(Keywords: Music, Business, Management, Press)
I've got an opinion on everything, so I should go into management.
- Richard Gough
(Keywords: Management, Opinion)
If I had a normal job and had been moving up, I'd be management level now.
- Lauren Graham
(Keywords: Management, Job, Now)
The management of fertility is one of the most important functions of adulthood.
- Germaine Greer
(Keywords: Management, Adulthood)
It's like there was the Union, and then there's the Union Management. In some of the strikes that I covered when I saw the strike starting to break, wasn't necessarily when Management was giving in, more so than when the strikers were at odds with the Union Management.
- Richard Grimes
(Keywords: Management, Giving)
The one thing I seek above all else is understanding. Sometimes I'm so frustrated and I don't get it. But I'm lucky to have a good management team and people around me who explain things and answer my questions.
- Justin Guarini
(Keywords: People, Management, Questions, Understanding)
I think it is just stupid economics for a government to approach economic management from a strand of thinking regarding unions as enemies.
- Bob Hawke
(Keywords: Government, Management, Economics, Enemies, Thinking)
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
(Keywords: Art, Work, Management, Problems)
The first myth of management is that it exists. The second myth of management is that success equals skill.
- Robert Heller
(Keywords: Success, Management, First, Myth, Skill)
Effective management always means asking the right question.
- Robert Heller
(Keywords: Management, Question, Right)