- Filename: the-quotable-manager-inspiration-for-business-and-life.
- ISBN: 1423617975
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- Publisher: Gibbs Smith
"Quotable Casey" joins the growing list of popular "Potent Quotables" books featuring legendary leaders and achievers known as much for their eloquent outspokenness as for their great success in their chosen fields. 10 photos.
The power of quotations is universal. To have a glimpse into the wisdom of those who have gone before us is invaluable. With more than 300 unique quotations, The Quotable Parent shares thoughts, ideas, humor, and advice from the best minds of the ages for the most challenging situations. Includes quotes from: Abraham Lincoln, Henry Ford, Martha Washington, Cicero, Socrates, John Wesley, Tolstoy, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Walt Disney, Goethe, Mozart, Shakespeare, George Bernard Shaw, John Wooden, Seneca, Harry Truman, Abigail Van Buren, Oscar Wilde and many others. “Boyhood, like measles, is one of those complaints which a man should catch young and have done with, for when it comes in middle life it is apt to be serious.” --P.G. Wodehouse
A collection of notable quotations by over 2,500 women from Eve to Anita Hill, arranged chronologically by contributor.
This clear and accessible book is the first in-depth history of the role of the football manager in British football, tracing a path from Victorian-era amateurism to the highly paid motivational specialists and media personalities of the twenty-first century. Using original source materials, the book traces the changing character and function of the football manager, covering: the origins of football management – club secretaries and early pioneers the impact of post-war social change – the advent of the football business television and the new commercialism contemporary football – specialisation and the influence of foreign managers and management practices the future of football management. The Football Manager fully explores the historical context of these changes. It examines the influence of Britain's traditionally pragmatic and hierarchical business management culture on British football, and in doing so provides a new and broader perspective on a unique management role and a unique way of life.
Draws on the insights of the world's richest people to counsel readers on how to obtain and safeguard wealth, providing lighthearted proverbs, quotes and other commentary on all aspects of managing one's fortune responsibly.
Collection of quotations and judicial opinions of federal appellate judge Richard A. Posner
An account of how the 1984 Detroit Tigers surged to a record 35-5 start and became just the third team in major-league history to lead wire to wire and also capture the World Series title. Includes many never-before-told stories from key players and management relating the real behind-the-scenes struggles and triumphs.
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