Management Quotes

Good management consists in showing average people how to do the work of superior people.

John D. Rockefeller

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

Stephen R. Covey

Effective leadership is putting first things first. Effective management is discipline, carrying it out.

Stephen R. Covey

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

Peter F. Drucker

The smaller the function, the greater the management.

C. Northcote Parkinson

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. . .

Peter F. Drucker

Management by objectives works if you first think through your objectives. Ninety percent of the time you haven't.

Peter Drucker

Management is, above all, a practice where art, science, and craft meet.

Henry Mintzberg

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.

Warren Buffett

The secret of successful managing is to keep the five guys who hate you away from the four guys who haven't made up their minds.

Casey Stengel

Reduce the layers of management. They put distance between the top of an organization and the customers.

Donald Rumsfeld

Instead of forming new words I recommend to you any kind of artful management by which you may be able to give cost to old ones

Horace

The one word that makes a good manager -- decisiveness.

Lee Iacocca

The first myth of management is that it exists. The second myth of management is that success equals skill.

Robert Heller

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

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Updated On : November 26, 2013
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