Management is doing things right; leadership is doing the right things.
The conventional definition of management is getting work done through people, but real management is developing people through work.
The first step in the risk management process is to acknowledge the reality of risk. Denial is a common tactic that substitutes deliberate ignorance for thoughtful planning.
Management is efficiency in climbing the ladder of success; leadership determines whether the ladder is leaning against the right wall.
Effective leadership is putting first things first. Effective management is discipline, carrying it out.
When a management team with a reputation for brilliance tackles a business with a reputation for bad economics, it is the reputation of the business that remains intact.
Lots of folks confuse bad management with destiny.
So much of what we call management consists in making it difficult for people to work
The smaller the function, the greater the management.
Management means, in the last analysis, the substitution of thought for brawn and muscle, of knowledge for folklore and superstition, and of cooperation for force. . .
Management by objectives works if you first think through your objectives. Ninety percent of the time you haven't.
Management is, above all, a practice where art, science, and craft meet.
Management that is destructively critical when mistakes are made kills initiative and it's essential that we have many people with initiative if we're to continue to grow.
Management must speak with one voice. When it doesn't management itself becomes a peripheral opponent to the team's mission.
Without glasnost there is not, and there cannot be, democratism, the political creativity of the masses and their participation in management
Jack Nicklaus was the first to bring in course management. He could go to a course and tell you within one stroke what was going to win. He used to set his sights on that because he could shoot it. He was the only player I know who, if he decided he wanted to win a tournament, could go out and do it. No one will ever be as popular as Arnold Palmer and no one will ever come close to Jack as a player
We need to maintain a proper balance in our life by allocating the time we have. There are occasions where saying no is the best time management practice there is.
Concentration is the secret of strength in politics, in war, in trade, in short, in all the management of human affairs.
There are six components of wellness: proper weight and diet, proper exercise, breaking the smoking habit, control of alcohol, stress management and periodic exams.
So much of what we call management consists in making it difficult for people to work.
Divorced from ethics, leadership is reduced to management and politics to mere technique.
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.
Politics ... was at least half a question of proper stage management. And the higher the stakes, the more critical that management became.
Concentration is the secret of strength in politics, in war, in trade, in short in all management of human affairs.
Top" management is supposed to be a tree full of owls-hooting when management heads into the wrong part of the forest. I'm still unpersuaded they even know where the forest is.