"Good managers are like classical music. They linger in the background,
setting the pace, keeping order, uplifting, and adding value and quality to
Ric Thompson, Lead: Strategic Management and Leadership for Innovators and Solopreneurs
Funny Quotes |
Words of Encouragement |
"The boss drives people; the leader coaches them.
H. Gordon Selfridge Fear |
Every leader is a boss. But every boss is not the leader.
This defines the distinction between a boss and a leader.
Adam Burns And Sandra Banks, Leadership Basics - Tips & Tricks
A Different Perspective |
In a managerial position, you are expected to handle a team, nurture
them, motivate them,
inspire them and ensure the best possible outcome and productivity from the team.
Ross Elkins, Business: Golden Nugget Methods for High Effectiveness
"The very essence of leadership is its purpose.
And the purpose of leadership is to accomplish a task.
That is what leadership does - and what it does is more
important than what it is or how it works."
Colonel Dandridge M. Malone Purpose |
"The true leader is a listener. He listens to those whom he leads, he notices
who they are, he looks for cues in the themes of his people, he's aware of nuance."
Jonathan Lazear Listening |
"Great leaders, scientists and innovators continually ask questions
and are well aware that they do not have all the answers."
Angel A. Cataluņa, Basic Influencing and Persuasion Great |
"Sometimes we are called to manage, and sometimes we are called to lead,
and more often than we realize, we are called to follow."
Janeen Latini, Love to Lead. Lead to Love Follow Your Own Drummer |