A Quote by C. Northcote Parkinson on management

The smaller the function, the greater the management.

C. Northcote Parkinson

Source: Parkinson’s Law

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A Quote by F. G. "Buck" Rogers on management, people, and time

. . . top management should spend 40 to 50 percent of its time educating and motivating its people . . .

Buck Rodgers

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A Quote by Ayn Rand on incompetence, jobs, machines, management, and proof

If there is any one proof of a man's incompetence, it is the stagnant mentality of a worker who, doing some small routine job in a vast undertaking, does not care to look beyond the lever of a machine, does not choose to know how the machine got there or what makes his job possible, and proclaims that the management of the undertaking is parasitical and unnecessary.

Ayn Rand (1905 - 1982)

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A Quote by Ambrose Gwinett Bierce on management and spirituality

CLERGYMAN, n. A man who undertakes the management of our spiritual affairs as a method of better his temporal ones.

Ambrose Bierce (1842 - 1914)

Source: The Devil's Dictionary by Ambrose Bierce

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A Quote by Agha Hasan Abedi on conventionality, management, people, and work

The conventional definition of management is getting work done through people, but real management is developing people through work.

Agha Hasan Abedi

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A Quote by Adam Smith on beginning, bureaucracy, control, government, management, and tyranny

As soon as government management begins it upsets the natural equilibrium of industrial relations, and each interference only requires further bureaucratic control until the end is the tyranny of the totalitarian state.

Adam Smith

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