The Practice of Management

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HarperCollins, Apr 16, 1993 - Business & Economics - 404 pages
"This classic volume achieves a remarkable width of appeal without sacrificing scientific accuracy or depth of analysis. It is a valuable contribution to the study of business efficiency which should be read by anyone wanting information about the developments and place of management, and it is as relevant today as when it was first written. This is a practical book, written out of many years of experience in working with managements of small, medium and large corporations. It aims to be a management guide, enabling readers to examine their own work and performance, to diagnose their weaknesses and to improve their own effectiveness as well as the results of the enterprise they are responsible for."--Publisher's description.

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User Review  - markdeo - LibraryThing

This book is five stars. Great insight into the "practice" of management, as opposed to theory. I highly recommend to all of Drucker's books. Read full review

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User Review  - Liz Skelton - Goodreads

I don't like his writing style but found his theories still pretty relevant today. Read full review

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About the author (1993)

Peter F. Drucker is considered the most influential management thinker ever. The author of more than twenty-five books, his ideas have had an enormous impact on shaping the modern corporation. Drucker passed away in 2005.

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