The Essential Drucker
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 co...more
If communication fits in with the aspirations, the values, the purposes of the recipient, it is powerful. If it goes against his aspirations, his values, his motivations, it is likely to be received at all or at best to be resisted.
Waste as little effort as possible on improving areas of low competence"
"commitment to contribution is commitment to responsible effectiveness"
Most suppliers don't think of pric ...more
Что касается глубины и качества самой книги, то это вообще отдельная тема. Такое впечатление что Друкер как рентген мог сканировать и видеть то, что другим не подвластно и делал ...more
Here are a hand-selected dozen of The Greatest Hits you will experience during this journey through six decades of mastering the art and science of management:
There is only one valid definition of business purpose: to create a customer.
Because its purpose it to create a customer, the business enterprise has two --...more
I finished reading "The Essential Drucker" today. I started reading it over a year ago and my reading in it languished. During that period of not reading it, I managed to pick up a second copy at a used book store. Even though I wasn't currently reading it, I have found his writings to be solid. Then, a few weeks ago I picked it up and began reading in earnest. ...more
It's not written in the typical, upbeat and hands-on style one expects from business books these days; it is, quite the contrary, a very dense, thoughtful and hard-to-digest glimpse into many areas of business, starting with management within an enterprise, switching over to the role of the individual in the en ...more
فعند قراءتي له استطعت الحصول على خلاصة أعمال دراكر خلال مايزيد عن ستين عاماً من الجهد حول علم الإدارة الواسع بطريقة سهلة قريبة وواضحة ومختصرة للمبتدئين في هذا العلم في مايقارب ال 400 صفحة فقط
حيث تدرج دراكر بإيصال أهم أساسياته وأفكاره في ثلاثة أجزاء ابتدأ الجزء الأول بحديثه عن الإدارة كمفهوم عام وأحدث أساليبها واستكمل الجزء الثاني بحديثة عن المدراء الأفراد وأهم ما يجب أن يتمتع ويقوم به المدير وأنهى ال ...more
I know that his contemporaries consider Drucker a genius.
I personally simply have a hard time following his writings, and this book was no exception.
The Essential Drucker compiles a "Reader's Digest Version" from his top works on management and leadership. Covering topics such as his famous predictions on knowledge work economy to the entrepreneurial spirit of the future employee. Drucker dives into managing and ...more
-Not to innovate is the single largest reason for the decline of existing organizations. Not to know how to manage is the single largest reason for the failure of a new ventures.
-the most productive innovation is a different product or service creating a new potential satisfaction, rather than an improvement.
-innovation may be finding a new uses for old products. A sales man who succeeds in selling refrigerators to Eskimos to prevent food from freezing would be as much of an ...more
Business doesn't exist for profit, profit is only a constraint. Any organization is a social organ.
Personal effectiveness principles: find your strength, concentrate on your strength, know how you learn and work the best, decide on your contribution.
The scarcest resource in any organization are performing people.
Give job to people depending on the task. Ask yourself, "What kind of abilities do I need here?"
Ինովացիաների` գրքում նկարագրված հատկությունները ևս ուսուցողական են։ Ով է մտավոր աշխատակիցը, ինչպիսի ստրատեգիաներ կան բիզնեսում, ինչպիսին է լինելու ապագա աշխարհը։
Դրաքերի մյուս գրքերում այս բոլոր թեմաները ավելի մանրամասն են նկարագրվում։ ...more
Drucker is widely considered the godfather of management, and his fingerprints are seen all over business culture. As a result, some of the essays seem dry and jargon-y given how pervasive the ideas have become. It's kind of like listening to Th ...more
Without a doubt, Drucker is known as the father of the modern management and he wrote extensively about management. His work is not only practical but has lots of phi ...more
I did not enjoy reading this book, because almost every story and example he used in this book I'm already familiar with(because of my management and marketing background).
But those people who don't know anything about management, he or she should read this book.
It's a very useful book for those people who do not have a backg ...more
First third was decent practices of effective managers. How the manager of the knowledge worker needs to create fulfilling work for individuals. How K.W. need outside stimulus to make it through life. Last third was very 'legacy' minded and touted grand visions of social society that works with priv ...more