15 Quotes for New Managers

1. “To command is to serve, nothing more and nothing less. ” – Andre Malraux

2. “One of the tests of leadership is the ability to recognize a problem before it becomes an emergency.” –  Arnold H. Glasow

3. “A company is only as good as the people it keeps.” –  Mary Kay Ash

4. “If you have learned how to disagree without being disagreeable, then you have discovered the secrete of getting along – whether it be business, family relations, or life itself.” –  Bernard Meltzer

5. “My philosophy is: It’s none of my business what people say of me and think of me.” –  Anthony Hopkins

6. “Communication is a skill that you can learn. It’s like riding a bicycle or typing. If you’re willing to work at it, you can rapidly improve the quality of every part of your life.” –  Brian Tracy

7.” The key to success is to focus our conscious mind on things we desire not things we fear.” –  Brian Tracy

8. “Teamwork is so important that it is virtually impossible for you to reach the heights of your capabilities or make the money that you want without becoming very good at it. ” – Brian Tracy

9. “A genuine leader is not a searcher for consensus but a molder of consensus.” –  Martin Luther King, Jr.

10. “It is better to lead from behind and to put others in front, especially when you celebrate victory when nice things occur. You take the front line when there is danger. Then people will appreciate your leadership. ” – Nelson Mandela

11. “Good management is the art of making problems so interesting and their solutions so constructive that everyone wants to get to work and deal with them.” –  Paul Hawken

12. “If you command wisely, you’ll be obeyed cheerfully.” –  Thomas Fuller

13. “The key to being a good manager is keeping the people who hate me away from those who are still undecided.” Casey Stengel

14. “There are three secrets to managing. The first secret is have patience. The second is be patient. And the third most important secret is patience.” – Chuck Tanner

15. “Failure doesn’t mean you are a failure it just means you haven’t succeeded yet.” –  Robert H. Schuller

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