An aphorism is nothing else but the slightest
form of writing raised to the highest level of expressive communication. Carl William Brown





The effective person never asks HOW will I get to do this but rather WHO will I get to do this.


Mary Cantando (American entrepreneur, specializing in helping women entrepreneurs grow their businesses)

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No person will make a great business who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit.


Andrew Carnegie (1835-1919, American industrialist, philanthropist)


Delegating means letting others become the experts and hence the best.


Timothy Firnstahl (American business executive)


Give up control even if it means the employees have to make some mistakes.


Frank Flores (American business executive)


If you don't know what to do with many of the papers piled on your desk, stick a dozen colleagues initials on them and pass them along. When in doubt, route.


Malcolm S. Forbes (1919-1990, American publisher, businessman)


You have to do many things yourself.  Things that you cannot delegate.


Nadine Gramling (American business executive)


You can delegate authority, but you can never delegate responsibility for delegating a task to someone else. If you picked the right man, fine, but if you picked the wrong man, the responsibility is yours -- not his.


Richard E Krafve


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