Quotes about People Management

"What you manage in business is people."

Harold "Hal" Sydney Geneen (January 22, 1910 — November 21, 1997) was an American businessman most famous for serving as president of the ITT Corporation.


"In most cases being a good boss means hiring talented people and then getting out of their way."

Elizabeth Stamatina "Tina" Fey (born May 18, 1970) is an American actress, comedian, writer and producer.


"Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships."

Michael Jeffrey Jordan (born February 17, 1963) is a former American professional basketball player, active businessman.


"The world's best poker players don't hanker for jobs in casino management."

Tom Peters (1942-) US management consultant and author.


"Restructuring: A simple plan instituted from above in which workers are right-sized, downsized, surplused, lateralized, or in the business jargon of the days of yore, fired."

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"Trahey's Simple Rule: Would you hire you?"

Jane Trahey (1923–2000) US author and one of the most prominent advertising women of the 1960's.