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Main Title The essential Drucker : the best of sixty years of Peter Drucker's essential writings on management /
Author Drucker, Peter F.
Publisher Harper,
Year Published 2008
OCLC Number 695596137
ISBN 9780061345012 (pbk.); 0061345016 (pbk.)
Subjects Industrial management. ; Success in business. ; Management--History. ; Organization. ; Entrepreneurship.
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJAM  HD31.D7672 2008b Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 10/05/2015
Edition 1st Collins Business Essentials pbk. ed.
Collation x, 357 pages ; 21 cm
Originally published: New York : HarperBusiness, Ã2001. Includes index.
Contents Notes
Management as social function and liberal art -- The dimensions of management -- The purpose and objectives of a business -- What the nonprofits are teaching business -- Social impacts and social problems -- Management's new paradigms -- The information executives need today -- Management by objectives and self-control -- Picking people : the basic rules -- The entrepreneurial business -- The new venture -- Entrepreneurial strategies -- Effectiveness must be learned -- Focus on contribution -- Know your strengths and values -- Know your time -- Effective decisions -- Functioning communications -- Leadership as work -- Principles of innovation -- The second half of your life -- The educated person -- A century of social transformation : emergence of knowledge society -- The coming of entrepreneurial society -- Citizenship through the social sector -- From analysis to perception : the new worldview.