Saturday, March 8, 2014

10 - Life principles by Peter F. Drucker (1909 - 2005)

Peter Ferdinand Drucker was born on Vienna, Austria in 1909.He was a Social Ecologist, Management Consultant and writer. He has published 41 books on Economics,Politics and Business Management. He served as a management Consultant for governments, business organisations and entrepreneurial companies. He has coined the term "knowledge worker" in 1959.He was a regular columnist in the Wall Street Journal for 10 years and contributed frequently to the Harvard Business Review, The Atlantic  Monthly and The Economist. Drucker was awarded  the Presidential Medal of Freedom by US President George W. Bush on July 9, 2002. He received 25 honorary doctorates from American, Belgium, Czech, English, Spanish and Swiss Universities.

Peter Drucker Quotes: 

"Management is doing things right; Leadership is doing the right things."

"Efficiency is doing things right; Effectiveness is doing the right things."

"The best way to predict the future is to create it."

 "The most important thing in communication is hearing what isn't said."

"Knowledge has to be improved, challenged and increased constantly or it vanishes."

1 comment:

  1. "Management is doing things right; Leadership is doing the right things."-Peter Drucker quotes. I like this quote. Thanks!!