Want to find a suitable quote for boss day or a tribute to your boss.
Here you will find a collection of inspirational bosses day quotes
that you may want to share with your leader. Some are famous quotes and
others are thoughts about bosses. You can use these quotes to mark the
special occasion of Bosses Day.
Where did this observance all start. Boss's Day (also known as Bosses Day or National Boss Day) is a secular holiday celebrated on October 16 in the United States and Canada. It has traditionally been a day for employees to thank their boss for being kind and fair throughout the year. National Boss Day was started in 1958 by Patricia Bays Haroski, and registered the holiday with the Chamber of Commerce. She designated October 16 as the special boss day because it was her father's birthday. Ms. Haroski's purpose was to designate a day to show appreciation for her boss and other bosses. She also hoped to improve the relationship between employees and supervisors. She believed young employees often do not realize the challenges bosses face in running a business.
Being a boss isn't always easy due to the demands constantly placed on them including: operational deadlines, financial planning and accountability, employee relations including employee development, changing work place policies that need to be implemented with the support of employees, the push to do more with less, and the pressure of pleasing a multitude of people including customers of many kinds.
Sometimes, you find a boss who is unreasonable or plays favourites or
is rude and condescending. Hopefully these kind of supervisors or managers will not last long and be weeded out according to more advanced management thinking.
"A good boss is a person who can tolerate my complaints and still manage to say hello to me everyday." Byron Pulsifer
"If it wasn't for bad bosses, I wouldn't know what a good one was like." Byron Pulsifer
"Fair, honest, understanding, approachable, a good communicator are attributes of a good boss. Sounds like the attributes I possess. So, how come I'm not a boss yet, boss?" Byron Pulsifer
"Do you think it's easy being a boss? Heck no. But, try and be an employee like me and see how fast you want to return to your boss job." Byron Pulsifer
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As Peter Drucker once said, "Management is doing things right; leadership is doing the right things."
You do the right things, thank you.
Thank you for following the words of Theodore Roosevelt, "The best executive is the one who has sense enough to pick good men to do what he wants done, and self-restraint to keep from meddling with them while they do it."
One measure of leadership is the caliber of people who choose to follow you. Dennis A. Peer
A good boss realizes that they can also learn from those they work with no matter the level, title, or position. Learning is a continuous habit and is one of the best lessons demonstrated by a good boss. Byron Pulsifer
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