People Are Not Your Most Valuable Asset

The old adage “People are your most important asset” is wrong; the right people are your most important asset

~ Jim Collins

Forget the Past . . .

“Forget the past, focus on the future, live in the now.”

~ Cesar Millan

If You Treat An Individual As He Is . . .

“If you treat an individual as he is, he will stay as he is, but if you treat him as if he were what he ought to be and could be he will become what he ought and could be”

~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

One Cannot Teach . . .

“One cannot teach a man anything. One can only enable him to learn from within himself.”

~ Galileo Galilei

People Don’t Need . . .

“People don’t need to be managed, they need to be unleashed”

~ Richard Florida

An Executive Should Be A Realist . . .

“An executive should be a realist; and no one is less realistic than the cynic.”

~ Peter Drucker

What Does the Sign On Your Desk Say?

As a leader, what would the sign on your desk top or wall say? I think I’ll adopt this one:

“A designer knows he has achieved perfection not when there is nothing left to add, but when there is nothing left to take away.” —Antoine de Saint-Exupery”—Sign above the desk of Michael S. Hyatt, CEO, Thomas Nelson Publishers.

Michael states, “Leaders remove the clutter so their big ideas stand out.”