My greatest strength as a consultant is to be ignorant and ask a few questions.
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Peter Drucker Quotes
The productivity of work is not the responsibility of the worker but of the manager.
Time is the scarcest resource and unless it is managed nothing else can be managed.
No institution can possibly survive if it needs geniuses or supermen to manage it. It must be organized in such a way as to be able to get along under a leadership composed of average human beings.
When a subject becomes totally obsolete we make it a required course.
Effective leadership is not about making speeches or being liked leadership is defined by results not attributes.
The entrepreneur always searches for change, responds to it, and exploits it as an opportunity.
The new information technology... Internet and e-mail... have practically eliminated the physical costs of communications.
The most important thing in communication is hearing what isn't said.
Knowledge has to be improved, challenged, and increased constantly, or it vanishes.
The best way to predict the future is to create it.
I enjoy learning about different periods and people, and then taking what's universal about the human condition and seeing where it matches up. No matter where you are, certain things unite everybody.
Inflation is bringing us true democracy. For the first time in history, luxuries and necessities are selling at the same price.
No one can feel as helpless as the owner of a sick goldfish.
Candy is dandy, but liquor is quicker.
In many ways, history is marked as 'before' and 'after' Rosa Parks. She sat down in order that we all might stand up, and the walls of segregation came down.
All my friends' mothers were appalling women.
Now that virtually every career is an option for ambitious girls, it can no longer be considered regressive or reactionary to reintroduce discussion of marriage and motherhood to primary education. We certainly do not want to return to the simplistic duality of home economics classes for girls and wood shop for boys.
There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.
Nothing is more despicable than respect based on fear.
A day without sunshine is like, you know, night.