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" It must be remembered that there is nothing more difficult to plan, more doubtful of success, nor more dangerous to manage than the creation of a new system, for the initiator has the enmity of all who would profit by the preservation of the old institutions... "
Diffusion of Innovations, 5th Edition - Page 1
by Everett M. Rogers - 2003 - 576 pages
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Dynamic Manufacturing: Creating the Learning Organization

Robert H. Hayes, Steven C. Wheelwright, Kim B. Clark - Business & Economics - 1988 - 429 pages
...including simple resistance to change. As Machiavelli pointed out almost 500 years ago in The Prince: "There is nothing more difficult to plan, more doubtful...more dangerous to manage than the creation of a new system. For the initiator has the enmity of all who would profit by the preservation of the old institutions...
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Rights Based Fishing

P.A. Neher, Ragnar Arnason, Nina Mollett - Business & Economics - 1989 - 541 pages
...Economics of Fisheries Management: a Symposium. Vancouver: Institute of Introduction There is nothing more dangerous to manage than the creation of a new order of things ... the initiator has the emnity of all who would profit by the preservation of the old institution,...
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Smart Materials and Structures

M.V. Gandhi, B.D. Thompson - Technology & Engineering - 1992 - 312 pages
...evidenced by an often cited statement made in 1513 by Niccol6 Machiavelli that 'it must be remembered that there is nothing more difficult to plan, more doubtful...more dangerous to manage than the creation of a new system. For the initiator has the enmity of all who would profit by the preservation of the old institution...
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Canadian Foreign Policy and International Economic Regimes

A. Claire Cutler, Mark W. Zacher - Business & Economics - 1992 - 431 pages
...that is, a more effective integration of a truly multilateral trading system. Machiavelli has written: 'There is nothing more difficult to plan, more doubtful...more dangerous to manage than the creation of a new system. For the initiators have the enmity of all who would profit by the preservation of the old system...
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Interwoven Destinies: Cities and the Nation

Henry Cisneros, American Assembly - Political Science - 1993 - 367 pages
...Stopping the Hemorrhaging: Human Problems at a Crisis Point KNEELAND YOUNGBLOOD It must be remembered that there is nothing more difficult to plan, more doubtful...more dangerous to manage than the creation of a new system. For the initiator has the enmity of all who would profit by the preservation of the old institution...
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School Library Media Centers in the 21st Century: Changes and Challenges

Kathleen W. Craver - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1994 - 179 pages
...symbolic-analytic thinking into courseintegrated instructional units. Educational Trends It must be remembered that there is nothing more difficult to plan, more doubtful...more dangerous to manage than the creation of a new system. For the initiator has the enmity of all who would profit by the preservation of the old institution...
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Creative Action in Organizations: Ivory Tower Visions and Real World Voices

Cameron M. Ford, Dennis A. Gioia - Business & Economics - 1995 - 400 pages
...progresses. Sell the Products of Creativity. Nicolo Machiavelli once cautioned: It must be remembered that there is nothing more difficult to plan, more doubtful...more dangerous to manage than the creation of a new system. For the initiator has the enmity of all who would profit by the preservation of the old institution...
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Transforming America's Schools: An Administrators' Call to Action

John Murphy, Jeffry Schiller - Education - 1995 - 320 pages
...to the readers. INTRODUCTION I NOTHING LESS THAN TRANSFORMATION WILL DO i It must be remembered that there is nothing more difficult to plan, more doubtful...more dangerous to manage than the creation of a new system. For the initiator has the enmity of all who would profit by the preservation of the old institution,...
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Friends for Life: Relationship Fundraising in Practice

Ken Burnett - Fund raising - 1996 - 583 pages
...refer to our second guide who summarises the problems we face but provides the inspiration to carry on. There is nothing more difficult to plan, more doubtful...more dangerous to manage than the creation of a new system. Table 10 The benefits of identifying and resolving customer complaints Satisfied Intention...
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The Innovative Church: Seven Steps to Positive Change in Your Congregation

Merton P. Strommen - Religion - 1984 - 192 pages
...has been known to writers down through the ages. In 1513, Niccolo Machiavelli wrote in The Prince: There is nothing more difficult to plan, more doubtful...of a new order of things. Whenever his enemies have occasion to attack the innovator they do so with the passion of partisans, while the others defend...
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