The computer is a moron.
Quote by Peter Drucker
Peter Drucker Quotes
The new information technology... Internet and e-mail... have practically eliminated the physical costs of communications.
Efficiency is doing things right; effectiveness is doing the right things.
No institution can possibly survive if it needs geniuses or supermen to manage it. It...
We can say with certainty - or 90% probability - that the new industries that...
Unless commitment is made, there are only promises and hopes... but no plans.
Accept the fact that we have to treat almost anybody as a volunteer.
When a subject becomes totally obsolete we make it a required course.
Business, that's easily defined - it's other people's money.
Everybody has accepted by now that change is unavoidable. But that still implies that change...
We now accept the fact that learning is a lifelong process of keeping abreast of...
Rank does not confer privilege or give power. It imposes responsibility.
There is nothing so useless as doing efficiently that which should not be done at...
The purpose of a business is to create a customer.
Checking the results of a decision against its expectations shows executives what their strengths are,...
The aim of marketing is to know and understand the customer so well the product...
Management by objective works - if you know the objectives. Ninety percent of the time...
Never mind your happiness; do your duty.
Today knowledge has power. It controls access to opportunity and advancement.
Executives owe it to the organization and to their fellow workers not to tolerate nonperforming...
Most of what we call management consists of making it difficult for people to get...