In 1991, the Sirl Singh Sahib, Yogi Bhajan dictated the following Administrator’s Alphabet to his staff.
People are the most valuable asset to any business or institution, but it is always a question of how to bring out their best qualities, both for themselves and the company. The Administrator’s Alphabet helps to give guidance on how to do that.
A Administrator I am.
B I will Bounce off everybody and everybody will Bounce off me.
C I will catch but no one will catch me.
D Diplomacy works for Development.
E Efficiency, not what you deserve or desire. Not proof or profit. What you Effectively negotiate.
F is for Future. Harmoniously planning effective discipline. Rational communication will guarantee a prosperous Future.
G God, Good and Goods. Administrate with Godly qualities, with Good behavior and by creating Goods for others.
H Height. I am the scale between high and low. I am the administrator.
I I am at your service. I am at your call. I am the administrator to answer the call of duty.
J Every Jerk has to be dealt with as a Joke. Humor is the way of communication.
K Kindness effectively controls everything.
L Longevity of the administration depends on my efficiency and effective negotiation with my subordinates and effective deliverance to my superiors.
M Manners. Manners guarantee the smoothness of working and make the day.
N Nature. The nature of things has to be dealt with and has to be felt. Nurture everybody to adhere to your administrative quality.
O Opportunity. Good Organization brings good Opportunities.
P Personality. Play pure Personality with power to solve problems.
Q Quickly understand but never quickly judge.
R Rational involvement of others for opinions, problem-solving, and decisions is not a weakness but a strength.
S Sincere, Serious, Service is the way to be Serene, Strong, and Sensible.
T Trust in God and Trust everybody for nothing. Involve, be inductive, and decide deductively.
U Universal, University, and You exist in one spot.
V Virtue. Adopt other’s Virtues but value your own grace. That will win the race.
W Wisdom is the ultimate success. Be wise to rise in life. Wisdom brings profit; without it you lose a lot. Wisdom is virtuous
X X is the negative with a positive attitude and with a better substitute. Plan well and swell.
Y Youth. Talk, look, and be youthful. Youth is an art and a science. It is an essential ingredient of the administrator. Dress well and be well.
Z Zeal will appeal and heal the wound. Cause may be any; effect should be harmony.
To learn more about the Siri Singh Sahib, Yogi Bhajan’s, teachings on success, see: Success and the Spirit: An Aquarian Path To Abundance.