Most discussions of decision making assume that only senior executives make decisions or that only senior executives' decisions matter. This is a dangerous mistake.
Quote by Peter Drucker
Peter Drucker Quotes
Management by objective works - if you know the objectives. Ninety percent of the time...
Company cultures are like country cultures. Never try to change one. Try, instead, to work...
Teaching is the only major occupation of man for which we have not yet developed...
Suppliers and especially manufacturers have market power because they have information about a product or...
Accept the fact that we have to treat almost anybody as a volunteer.
The computer is a moron.
The entrepreneur always searches for change, responds to it, and exploits it as an opportunity.
Unless commitment is made, there are only promises and hopes... but no plans.
The purpose of a business is to create a customer.
The new information technology... Internet and e-mail... have practically eliminated the physical costs of communications.
A manager is responsible for the application and performance of knowledge.
Executives owe it to the organization and to their fellow workers not to tolerate nonperforming...
Efficiency is doing things right; effectiveness is doing the right things.
Today knowledge has power. It controls access to opportunity and advancement.
When a subject becomes totally obsolete we make it a required course.
The productivity of work is not the responsibility of the worker but of the manager.
The most efficient way to produce anything is to bring together under one management as...
People who don't take risks generally make about two big mistakes a year. People who...
Plans are only good intentions unless they immediately degenerate into hard work.
Knowledge has to be improved, challenged, and increased constantly, or it vanishes.