Stimulating Quotes 4 - Peter Drucker
Ran into a few quotes by Peter Drucker and wanted to share here:
"There is nothing so useless as doing efficiently that which should not be done at all."
"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."
"A manager is responsible for the application and performance of knowledge."
"Most of what we call management consists of making it difficult for people to get their work done."
"Efficiency is doing things right; effectiveness is doing the right things."
"Management is doing things right; leadership is doing the right things."
"Effective leadership is not about making speeches or being liked; leadership is defined by results not attributes."
"The most important things in communication is hearing what isn't said."
"The only thing we know about the future is that it will be different.
"The best way to predict the future is to create it."
Does any quote strike a cord with you?