We're Open! See how we're staying safe and doing business during COVID-19.

Peter F. Drucker on Management Essentials

Peter F. Drucker

Classic Advice for Today's Management Challenges Peter F. Drucker's timeless thinking on management--distilled in this series of concise essays--examines the basic questions and issues that managers face.

READ FULL DESCRIPTION

Bulk non-returnable discounts

Quantity Price Discount
List Price $30.00  
1 - 24 $24.00 20%
25 - 99 $21.00 30%
100 - 499 $19.50 35%
500 + $18.90 37%

Quick Quote

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit

$30.00


Book Information

Publisher: Harvard Business Review Press.
Publish Date: 03/21/2020
Pages: 336
ISBN-13: 9781633699670
ISBN-10: 1633699676
Language: English

Full Description

Classic Advice for Today's Management Challenges

Peter F. Drucker's timeless thinking on management--distilled in this series of concise essays--examines the basic questions and issues that managers face. In rapidly changing times, Drucker's legendary wisdom is even more vitally relevant, going beyond traditional thinking to insights of enduring value.

The ideas and themes of this easy-to-read guide are based on direct experience and knowledge from Drucker's years as adviser to large corporations, entrepreneurial start-ups, government and nonprofit agencies, and public institutions. They are eminently practical and resonate profoundly with the challenges managers face today. Drucker offers insight and advice on perennial management issues such as:

  • people decisions
  • resource allocation
  • productivity challenges
  • innovation and risk management
  • and other essential management topics

Filled with classic, evergreen advice--"There is only one valid definition of business purpose: to create a customer"--Peter F. Drucker on Management Essentials is widely regarded as the "gold standard" for managers.

Notable Quotes from Peter F. Drucker:

  • "Management is doing things right; leadership is doing the right things."
  • "The best way to predict the future is to create it."
  • "Time is the scarcest resource, and unless it is managed nothing else can be managed."
  • "There is nothing so useless as doing efficiently that which should not be done at all."
  • "Whenever you see a successful business, someone once made a courageous decision."
  • "Knowledge has to be improved, challenged, and increased constantly, or it vanishes."
  • "The entrepreneur always searches for change, responds to it, and exploits it as an opportunity."

We have updated our privacy policy. Click here to read our full policy.