Ø Without a strategy the organization is like a ship without a rudder, going around in circles (Joel Ross & Michael Kami).
Ø Management’s job is not to see the company as it is ……. But as it can become (John W. Teets, CEO Greyhound Corporation).
Ø Analysis is the critical starting point of strategic thinking (Kenichi Ohmae).
Ø The greatest mistake managers make when evaluating their resources is failing to assess them relative to competitors (David J. Collis & Cynthia A. Montgomery).
Ø You do not choose to become global, the market choose for you, it forces your hand (Alain Gomes, CEO Thomson S.A).
Ø …… to acquire or not to acquire, that is the question (Robert J. Terry).
Ø If you want people motivated to do a good job, give them a good job to do (Frederick Herzberg).
Ø Weak leadership can wreck the soundest strategy; forceful execution of even a poor plan can often bring victory (Sun Zi).
Ø …… A leader lives in the field with his troops. (H. Ross Perot)
Ø Ethics is the moral courage to do what we know is right, and not to do what we know is wrong (C.J. Silas, CEO Philips Petroleum).
Ø It is a poor manager who start manage before knowing what the goal is (no name).
Ø Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other (John F. Kennedy).
Ø The journey of a thousand miles starts with a single step (Chinese Proverb).
Ø A single conversation across the table with a wise man is worth a month’s study of books (Chinese Proverb)