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The Practice of Management

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About the Book

A classic since its publication in 1954, The Practice of Management was the first book to look at management as a whole and being a manager as a separate responsibility. The Practice of Management created the discipline of modern management practices. Readable, fundamental, and basic, it remains an essential book for students, aspiring managers, and seasoned professionals.

About the Author

Peter F. Drucker

Peter F. Drucker

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.

Reviews

“His writings are landmarks of the managerial profession” —Harvard Business Review

” The dean of this country’s business and management philosophers.” Wall Street Journal