The sad part about life is we tend to comment only on those who do it wrong and neglect to balance it with praise for those who do it right
Keith Ready

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Positive Inspirational Leadership Stories

The Efficient Manager


The Effective Manager

  • Does things right
  • Does the right things
  • Acquires knowledge
  • Applies knowledge
  • Works harder
  • Works smarter
  • Solves problems
  • Exploits opportunities
  • Sees a problem in every opportunity
  • Sees an opportunity in every problem
  • Collects data
  • Interprets data
  • Saves money
  • Makes money
  • Maximises profit
  • Optimises profit
  • Answers questions
  • Poses the right questions
  • Knows that half his or her advertising budget is wasted
  • Knows which half his or her advertising budget is wasted
  • Sees through rear view mirror
  • Sees through periscope or from a helicopter
  • Puts out bush fires
  • Develops fire prevention measures
  • Is a thermometer - reacts to change
  • Is a thermostat - and anticipates change
  • Will be shocked by the future
  • Will shock the future
  • Sees part of the animal
  • Sees the whole animal
  • Uses the left - hand side of his or her brain
  • Uses the right - hand side of his or her brain
  • Sees the bars
  • Sees the stars

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