Personal Philosophy about Leadership






September 28, 2011  Personal Philosophy about Leadership
" A leader's role is to raise people's aspirations for what they can become and to release their energies so they will try to get there."
David R. Gergen

September 28, 2011  Personal Philosophy about Leadership
" All winning teams are goal-oriented. Teams like these win consistently because everyone connected with them concentrates on specific objectives. They go about their business with blinders on; nothing will distract them from achieving their aims."
Lou Holtz

September 28, 2011  Personal Philosophy about Leadership
" Management is, above all, a practice where art, science, and craft meet."
Henry Mintzberg

September 26, 2011
" There is great value in disaster. All our mistakes are burned up. Thank God we can start anew."
Thomas Edison

September 26, 2011
" Leadership is about magnetic communication. Leaders have a way of communicating that draws people toward the vision, and the horizon."
Doug Firebaugh

September 26, 2011
" I have been up against tough competition all my life. I wouldn't know how to get along without it."
Walt Disney

September 21, 2011
" Management by objective works - if you know the objectives. Ninety percent of the time you don't."
Peter Drucker

September 21, 2011
" To move people toward excellence, begin to expect excellence and then communicate that."
Ron Clark

September 21, 2011
" When we lost, I couldn't sleep at night. When we win, I can't sleep at night. But when you win, you wake up feeling better."
Joe Torres

September 19, 2011  Team Building Quotes
" Character creates consistency, and if your people know what they can expect from you, they will continue to look to you for leadership."
John Maxwell

September 19, 2011  Leadership Quotes
" A principle is a principle and in no case can it be watered down because of our incapacity to live it in practice. We have to strive to achieve it, and the striving should be conscious, deliberate and hard."
Mahatma Gandhi

September 19, 2011  Management Quotes
" What you cannot enforce, do not command."

September 14, 2011  Team Building Quotes
" The only way to get people to like working hard is to motivate them. Today, people must understand why they're working hard. Every individual in an organization is motivated by something different."
Rick Pitino

September 14, 2011  Leadership Quotes
" Organizations exist only for one purpose: to help people reach ends together that they couldn't achieve individually."
Robert H. Waterman

September 12, 2011  Leadership Quotes
" A desk is a dangerous place from which to view the world."
John Le Care

September 12, 2011  Free Leadership Quotes
" My main job was developing talent. I was a gardener providing water and other nourishment to our top 750 people. Of course, I had to pull out some weeds, too."
Jack Welch

September 12, 2011  Quotes for Leaders
" People's minds are changed through observation and not through argument."
Will Rogers

September 7, 2011
" A good manager doesn't try to eliminate conflict; he tries to keep it from wasting the energies of his people. If you're the boss and your people fight you openly when they think that you are wrong - that's healthy."
Robert Townsend

September 7, 2011
" The opposite of talking is not listening. The opposite of talking is waiting."
Fran Lebowitz

September 7, 2011
" The secret of my success is a two-word answer: Know people."
Harvey S. Firestone


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