The Essential Drucker: The Best of Sixty Years of Peter Drucker's Essential Writings on Management
- ISBN 13:
- ISBN 10:
- Edition: Revised
- Format: Paperback
- Copyright: 04/15/2010
- Publisher: HarperCollins Publications
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Father of modern management, social commentator, and preeminent business philosopher, Peter F. Drucker analyzed economics and society for more than sixty years. Now for readers everywhere who are concerned with the ways that management practices and principles affect the performance of organizations, individuals, and society, there is The Essential Drucker an invaluable compilation of essential materials from the works of a management legend.
Containing twenty-six core selections, The Essential Drucker covers the basic principles and concerns of management and its problems, challenges, and opportunities, giving managers, executives, and professionals the tools to perform the tasks that the economy and society of tomorrow will demand of them.
"required reading for management students and practitioners alike a highly readable single volume survey of concepts that would otherwise involve reading nearly 30 separate books this is an extremely useful and thought provoking compendium . Read The Essential Drucker' and become an instant expert on this most durable of management writers." -People Management
"This is effectively a whole business library and refresher MBA course in one readable volume that wears its enormous wisdom lightly enough to make good holiday reading. It is stuffed with practical & inspirational advice, as useful to owner managers of small businesses as to blue chip board directors or administrators of non profit making organizations ’’-Carol Kennedy, Director