Quotes

8 Leadership Quotes

Strategy is not the consequence of planning but the opposite, its starting point. – Henry Mintzberg Run with your head the first two-thirds of a race and with your heart the final third. – Jack Daniels A good team is… Read More ›

Tweets of Wisdom

Here are some of the tweets from the people I follow on Twitter.  These tweets are incredible pearls of wisdom that we can use to direct our thoughts, actions and reflections. 1.  Mediocrity asks “Is it profitable?“. First, try asking: “Is… Read More ›

Quotes for Leaders

In risk, if you perform, it produces great opportunities. – John Hammergren, CEO McKesson Corp You just can’t get too focused on what’s going to happen in the next quarter. You have to worry about where the business is headed… Read More ›

Quotes for Project Managers

If you want to hear new things, you’d better spend time with people who are very different from you. – Lynda Gratton Predicting the future is easy.  It’s trying to figure out what’s going on now that’s hard.  – Fritz… Read More ›

5 Quotes for Leaders

     Leadership is a matter of having people look at you and gain confidence, seeing how you react. If you’re in control, they’re in control.  – Tom Landry People ask the difference between a leader and a boss …. Read More ›

Quotes from Twitter

I am on Twitter (follow me) and its very useful tool.  I review tweets on my Nokia E71 Smartphone during my lunch break and keep myself updated. I get to read very interesting and inspiring quotes along with information that… Read More ›

Quotes for Managers

Star performers are never expensive, but mediocre performers are unaffordable – Georges Doriot It is a bad plan that admits of no modification. – Publilius Syrus A ship in a harbor is safe, but that’s not what ships are built… Read More ›

Quotes for Managers

  Here are 6 quotes for I.T. managers from Norman R. Augustine Hardware works best when it matters the least. A revised schedule is to business what a new season is to an athlete or a new canvas to an… Read More ›

Anais Nin on Change

There came a time when the risk to remain tight in the bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom. Life is a process of becoming, a combination of states we have to go through. Where people… Read More ›

Don’t Settle – Stay Hungry – Stay Foolish

Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma — which is living with the results of other people’s thinking. Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary.

7 Leadership Quotes

Here are seven inspiring leadership quotations from some of the world’s greatest thinkers.  Greater than the threat of mighty armies is an idea whose time has come. – Victor Hugo Failure, rejection and mistakes are the perfect stepping stones to… Read More ›

Leadership Sans Ego & Insecurity

Everywhere we turn our focus to, we hear something negative and how leadership should come forward.  Leadership at every level is already faced with some difficult choices.  It is of paramount importance that when leaders make decisions to change the… Read More ›

Quotes of Gandhi

Someone sent me an email with quotes of Mahatma Gandhi. Here are some I wanted to share. There is a sufficiency in the world for man’s need but not for man’s greed. There is nothing that wastes the body like… Read More ›

Power Quotes – 3

We got to refuel our thought engine each day.  When things we read, hear, feel or experience seem tough (relative term); refule with positive quotes. Pray to God but continue to row to the shore. – Russian Proverb Opportunities just… Read More ›

Power Quotes – 2

Learning from the words of the wise and getting more out of our life should be our goal.  As someone said, knowing and not doing is as good as not knowing.  Big jobs usually go to the men who prove their ability… Read More ›

Quotes for Managers

Quotes are powerful words to stir thinking process, give new perspective on things, motivate to take action.  Here are some quotes on planning and strategy that I collected from book Strategic Management by Fred David. Like a product or service, the planning… Read More ›

Quote from Yogi

“We are on this planet to love each other, to serve each other and to uplift each other. We have come on this Earth to give, not to take. Don’t take pride in taking. Give and you will be given… Read More ›

Five Powerful Leadership Quotes

Five very powerful quotes, read and ponder.  “A leader takes a little more than his share of the blame, a little less than his share of credit.” – Arnold Glasow “There are no bad soldiers, only bad officers.” – Napolean “The… Read More ›

Trust is very important for teamwork

When a team outgrows individual performance and learns team confidence, excellence becomes a reality. – Joe Paterno. Who else can say better than JoePa?  He is absolutely correct, but key thing is outgrowing individualism.  When a team is motivated to… Read More ›

Quotes for managers

People ask for the secret to success.  There is no secret but there is a process. – Nido Quebin Set a good example.  It will please some people and amaze the rest. – Mark Twain We don’t see things as… Read More ›

My Reading List for coming days

Books are the bees which carry the quickening pollen from one to another mind.  ~James Russell Lowell  You’re the same today as you’ll be in five years except for the people you meet and the books you read. ~ Charlie “Tremendous”… Read More ›

Positive Quotes

These words of wisdom reaffirm an optimistic view towards our life and work.  These words once said by great minds ask us to develop positive attitude, take action, believe in ourselves and make our word more beautiful place to live…. Read More ›