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'Leadership is practiced not so much in words as in attitude and in actions.'


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'The best way to inspire people to superior performance is to convince them by everything you do and by your everyday attitude that you are wholeheartedly supporting them.'


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'In the business world, everyone is paid in two coins: cash and experience. Take the experience first the cash will come later.'


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'I think it is an immutable law in business that words are words, explanations are explanations, promises are promises - but only performance is reality.'


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'In business, words are words explanations are explanations, promises are promises, but only performance is reality.'


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'You cannot run a business, or anything else, on a theory.'


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'It is an immutable law in business that words are words, explanations are explanations, promises are promises-but only performance is reality.'


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'It's better to take over and build upon an existing business than to start a new one.'


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'You can't run a business or anything else on a theory.'


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'The worst disease which can afflict business executives in their work is not, as popularly supposed, alcoholism it's egotism.'


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'The five essential entrepreneurial skills for success: Concentration, Discrimination, Organization, Innovation and Communication.'


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'In the business world, everyone is paid in two coins: cash and experience. Take the experience first the cash will come later.'


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'Leadership cannot really be taught. It can only be learned.'


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'Leadership is practiced not so much in words as in attitude and in actions.'


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'Every company has two organizational structures: The formal one is written on the charts the other is the everyday relationship of the men and women in the organization.'


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'The five essential entrepreneurial skills for success: Concentration, Discrimination, Organization, Innovation and Communication.'


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'It is much more difficult to measure nonperformance than performance.'


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'Management must manage!'


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'Managers in all too many American companies do not achieve the desired results because nobody makes them do it.'

 

 

 

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