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Management Challenges for the 21st Century

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ISBN 9780750685092
Published August 24, 2007 by Routledge
202 Pages

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Book Description

Management Challenges in the 21st Century looks afresh at the future of management thinking and practice. The content revolves around two fundamental issues that are occuring simultaneously: changes in the world economy, and shifts in the practice of management. These developments, especially in developed countries are crucial in exploring and understanding the challenges of the future.

This volume focuses on the key questions for all business: What are the new realities? What new policies are required of companies and executives in order to deal with these changes.

Facing a whole swathe of issues head-on in his usual clear-sighted style, Drucker offers up a prescient and informed analysis that will help every executive to build a proactive strategy for the future.

Table of Contents

Management's new paradigms; Strategy: the new certainties; The change leader; Information challenges; Knowledge-worker productivity; Managing oneself;

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Peter F. Drucker


"His breadth of vision, his internationalism and his sober realism combine to make analysis of the present and prediction about the future gripping" - The Economist

"The most enduring management thinker of our time" - Business Week