36 Best Quotes about Management

Management Quote of the Day

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, Author

Management is all about managing in the short term, while developing the plans for the long term. - Jack Welch

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, American Novelist

Fear Quotes

You can't grow long-term if you can't eat short-term. Anybody can manage short. Anybody can manage long. Balancing those two things is what management is. - Jack Welch


I actually did a remix for Katy Perry, and her management didn't respond. - Afrojack, Dutch Musician

I think a very good system in a world with a lot of passive investors is one in which there are at least a few entrepreneurial investors, prepared to say what they think, prepared to propose a change in management, change in strategy, change in cost structure, capital structure. - Bill Ackman, American Businessman

Change Quotes, Strategy Quotes

When you are on the management side, you still have to understand the artistic sensibility so that there is a dialogue with the creative side. - Bernard Arnault , French Businessman

But charity is a very complicated thing. It's important to find an area where you can really help and you can feel the results. Charity is not like feeding pigeons in the square. It is a process that requires professional management. - Roman Abramovich, Businessman

Help Quotes, Important Quotes

Shamefully we now learn that Saddam's torture chambers reopened under new management, U.S. management. - Edward Kennedy

The best discussion of trouble in boardroom and business office is found in newspapers' own financial pages and speeches by journalists in management jobs. - Russell Baker, Journalist

Business Quotes, Trouble Quotes

Effective leadership is putting first things first. Effective management is discipline, carrying it out. - Stephen Covey, Businessman

Leadership Quotes, Discipline Quotes

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, Businessman

Business Quotes, Reputation Quotes

No nation has embraced Total Quality Management, e-commerce and e-government with greater enthusiasm than Dubai. Such innovations have given Dubai a competitive edge and an accelerated growth rate that few could match. - Abdul Aziz Al Ghurair, Emiratis Businessman

Great Quotes, Enthusiasm Quotes, Innovation Quotes

If you have to control people, you have to have an administrative force that does it. So in U.S. industry, even more than elsewhere, there's layer after layer of management - a kind of economic waste, but useful for control and domination. And the same is true in universities. - Noam Chomsky

Control Quotes

Theatre director: a person engaged by the management to conceal the fact that the players cannot act. - James Agate, Critic

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame traditionally has had a management style that is very supportive of American talent, first and foremost, over everything else. And I think that's right and proper. - Ian Anderson, Musician

American Quotes, Talent Quotes, Fame Quotes

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 , Businessman

American Quotes, Company Quotes, Strength Quotes, Future Quotes

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 , Public Servant

Skill Quotes, Faith Quotes

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, Author

Management is efficiency in climbing the ladder of success; leadership determines whether the ladder is leaning against the right wall. - Stephen Covey, Businessman

Success Quotes, Leadership Quotes

In terms of the actual curriculum for management education, my own view is very simple-minded: The world is incredibly complex, it changes all the time, and we should not even hope that we could create a general model that accurately describes the world in all its possible states. - Dan Ariely , Economist

Education Quotes, Change Quotes, Time Quotes, Hope Quotes, Mind Quotes

Today we no longer regard the universe as the cause of our own undeserved troubles but perhaps, on the contrary, as the last refuge from the mismanagement of our earthly affairs. - Rudolf Arnheim , Artist

Trouble Quotes

I've never formally trained for pain management, but I have a good understanding of how to conquer it. I just analyze the pain, feel it in the moment, and then mentally become numb to it. - Criss Angel, Entertainer

Understanding Quotes, Pain Quotes

I look in music magazines now and see things on , and my name's getting out there more, thanks to all the good people at Alligator Records and at my management company. - Luther Allison , Musician

Company Quotes, Music Quotes

For real change, we need feminine energy in the management of the world. We need a critical number of women in positions of power, and we need to nurture the feminine energy in men. - Isabel Allende , Writer

Change Quotes, Energy Quotes, Women Quotes, Power Quotes

Back when I was looking for my next step and was researching Gannett, I was interested in who was leading the various businesses within the organization: Are there a lot of women and minorities in important, operational roles, senior management and the board of directors? - Gracia Martore

Business Quotes, Important Quotes, Women Quotes, Minorities Quotes

Having more women in company boards, in senior management, supervisory positions and workers in the formal sector is not only the right thing to do, but the smart thing to do. It's good for the bottom line. - Michelle Bachelet, Politician

Company Quotes, Work Quotes, Women Quotes

My management team are all women. Most of the people at labels I liaise with are all women. It's pretty much all women all the time. - Iggy Azalea, Musician

Time Quotes, Women Quotes

The whole issue of how women's management styles are viewed is an incredibly interesting subject. - Jill Abramson, Editor

Women Quotes

If insurance companies paid for lifestyle-management classes, they would save huge sums of money. We need to see that alternative medicine is now mainstream. - Deepak Chopra

Life Quotes, Money Quotes

What I do will be straight up. Management knows that. - Carmelo Anthony , Athlete

I really am happy that I met my agency and my management company, because they see me as a person and not just a Latin woman. - Daniella Alonso, Actress

Company Quotes

5 Top quotes about Management by Peter Drucker

The most efficient way to produce anything is to bring together under one management as many as possible of the activities needed to turn out the product. - Peter Drucker, Businessman

Management is doing things right; leadership is doing the right things. - Peter Drucker, Businessman

Leadership Quotes

Most of what we call management consists of making it difficult for people to get their work done. - Peter Drucker, Businessman

Work Quotes

So much of what we call management consists in making it difficult for people to work. - Peter Drucker, Businessman

Work Quotes

Management by objective works - if you know the objectives. Ninety percent of the time you don't. - Peter Drucker, Businessman

Time Quotes, Work Quotes