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Peter Drucker

Peter Drucker's website (official or not) http://www.peter-drucker.com/
subjects Peter Drucker writes about General Management, Trends and Future, Change Management
Peter Drucker's profile Peter F. Drucker was born in Vienna, Austria, in 1909. Educated in Austria and in England, Mr. Drucker holds a doctorate in Public and International Law from Frankfurt University in Germany. He also has received honorary doctorates from American, Belgian, Czech, English, Japanese, Spanish and Swiss universities. Since 1971, Mr. Drucker has been Marie Rankin Clarke Professor of Social Science and Management at Claremont Graduate University in Claremont, California, which named its Graduate Management Center after him in 1987.

In addition to teaching, Mr.Drucker currently acts as a consultant, specializing in strategy and policy for both businesses and nonprofits, and in the work and organization of top management. He has worked with many of the world's largest corporations and with small and entrepreneurial companies; with nonprofits such as universities, hospitals and community services; and with agencies of the U.S. Government as well as with Free-World governments such as those of Canada and Japan. In the past, Mr. Drucker has variously been economist for an international bank in London; American economist for a group of British and European banks and investment trusts; and American correspondent for a group of British newspapers.

From 1950 to 1971, Mr. Drucker was Professor of Management at the Graduate Business School of New York University which awarded him the university s highest honor, the Presidential Citation in 1969. From 1979 to 1985, he also served as Professorial Lecturer in Oriental Art at Pomona College, one of the Claremont Colleges. He also acted as Professor of Politics and Philosophy at Bennington College in Bennington, Vermont.

A prolific writer on subjects relating to society, economics, politics and management, Mr. Drucker has published 30 books which have been translated into more than twenty languages. In addition to his writings on management and economics, he has written an autobiographical book entitled, Adventures of a Bystander, and co-authored Adventures of the Brush; Japanese Paintings. Mr. Drucker has made several series of educational movies based on his management books, and he was an editorial columnist for the Wall Street Journal from 1975 to 1995, and serves as a frequent contributor to magazines.

Mr. Drucker is married and has four children and six grandchildren.

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Managing in Turbulent Times
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This book, the author explains, "is concerned with action rather than understanding, with decisions rather than analysis." It deals with the strategies needed to transform rapid changes into...

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 HarperBusiness
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 Intellectual Capital
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Classic Drucker: Wisdom from Peter Drucker from the Pages of Harvard Business Review
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For nearly half a century, Peter Drucker inspired and educated managers—and powerfully shaped the nature of business—with his landmark articles in Harvard Business Review. Here, framed by a

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 Harvard Business School Press
 March 2006 - Hardcover
 General Management
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The Effective Executive in Action: A Journal for Getting the Right Things Done
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The Effective Executive in Action is a journal based on Peter F. Drucker's classic and preeminent work on management and effectiveness -- The Effective Executive. Here Drucker and Maciariello provide...

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 Collins
 December 2005 - Leather
 Management Skills
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Technology, Management and Society
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In this volume Drucker has collected twelve essays on technology and management and their relationship to, and interaction with, human society. In these essays the reader is able to grasp and savour...

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 Butterworth-Heinemann
 November 2004 - Hardcover
 High Technology Industry
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The Daily Drucker : 366 Days of Insight and Motivation for Getting the Right Things Done
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Revered management thinker Peter F. Drucker is our trusted guide in this thoughtful, day-by-day companion that offers his penetrating and practical wisdom. Amid the multiple pressures of our daily...

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 HarperBusiness
 October 2004 - Hardcover
 Personal Success
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Managing in the Next Society
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Following in the successful vein of Managing for the Future (1992) and Managing in a Time of Great Change (1995), the incomparable Peter Drucker is back with fresh thoughts, insights,...

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 Griffin Trade Paperback
 September 2003 - Paperback
 Trends and Future
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The New Realities
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Even in the flattest landscape there are passes where the road first climbs to a peak and then descends into a new valley. Most of these passes are simply topography with little or no difference in...

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 Transaction Pub
 September 2003 - Paperback
 Trends and Future
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The Essential Drucker : The Best of Sixty Years of Peter Drucker's Essential Writings on Management
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Father of modern management, social commentator, and preeminent business philosopher, Peter F. Drucker has been analyzing economics and society for more than sixty years. Now for readers everywhere...

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 HarperCollins
 July 2003 - Paperback
 General Management
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A Functioning Society: Selections from Sixty-Five Years of Writing on Community, Society, and Polity
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Peter F. Drucker may be best known as a writer on business and management, but these subjects were not his foremost intellectual concern. Drucker's primary concerns were community, in which the...

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 Social Responsibility
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The Effective Executive Revised
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The measure of the executive, Peter Drucker reminds us, is the ability to "get the right things done." This usually involves doing what other people have overlooked as well as avoiding what is...

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 HarperCollins
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 Effectiveness
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