Employees Recruiting; McKinsey and Company; Letters
After hearing that Claremont Graduate School will name its new center after Drucker, Marvin Bower of McKinsey & Company, Inc. discusses exploring the center as a possible recruiting place and congratulates him for his honor. Contains Bower's...
Congresses and conventions; Letters; Worthy, James C.
Drucker lets Professor Myron Roomkin of the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University know that he will not be able to attend the symposium honoring James Worthy, and that he encloses a letter to him. Contains Drucker's...
Drucker, Peter F. (Peter Ferdinand), 1909-2005; Authorship; Books; Management; Knowledge workers; Supervisors; Responsibility; General Motors Company; Leadership; Quality control; Learning; Ueda, Atsuo, 1938-; Translations
The introduction to volume two of "The Essential Drucker: Drucker on Management." Drucker hopes readers will look upon this book as a purveyor of knowledge and a guide to action. The introduction contains edits.
Authors and publishers; Kantrow, Alan M., 1947-; Public relations consultants; Wall Street journal; Letters
Drucker feels he is not the right person to write on a subject he is not the inventor of in the Wall Street Journal. He also suggests that James Worthy contact Alan Kantrow, a senior editor, at the Harvard Business Review, to get Worthy's article...
Bachmann, John W.; Bjork, Gordon C.; Claremont Graduate University--Faculty; Gold, Bela; Leavitt, Harold J.; Lipman-Blumen, Jean; Maciariello, Joseph A.; Universities and colleges - Faculty; Harris, Sidney Eugene, 1949-
The Drucker School faculty and individuals affiliated with Peter Drucker. Top row, left to right: Joseph Maciariello, Peter Farquhar,unidentified, Sonia Gold, Harold J. Leavitt, Jean Lipman-Blumen, Donald W. Griesinger, Bela Gold, Janet Myrie,...
Competition; Computers; Control Data Corporation; International Business Machines Corporation; Japan; Letters
Drucker tells James Worthy he is impressed with the prospectus for the Alpha Center for Public/Private Initiatives, Inc., but declines to take part in any capacity of it, because he is very busy. On a different matter, Drucker claims that Control...
Letters; Drucker, Peter F. (Peter Ferdinand), 1909-2005; Influence (Psychology); Association of Management Consulting Firms; Anniversaries; Interviews
Betsy Kovacs, president and CEO of the Association of Management Consulting Firms, writes Peter Drucker saying that the association would be honored if Drucker could participate in a videotape interview for the associations' 75th anniversary.
Claremont (Calif.); Claremont Graduate School; Consultants; Japan; San Francisco (Calif.); Letters
Drucker sends his best wishes to James Worthy, and his wife, Millie, on their new home. He informs them that he moved to Claremont, California a year and a half ago and is now a professor at Claremont Graduate School. Drucker also updates them on...
Authorship; Education - Curricula; Letters; Worthy, James C.; Drucker, Peter F. (Peter Ferdinand), 1909-2005
Drucker agrees with James Worthy's curriculum and believes that the splintering of management learning is senseless. Drucker also states he is working on a book and congratulates Worthy on his "retirement." Contains Drucker's original signature.
Authors and publishers; Hospitality; Peru; Sears, Roebuck and Company; Letters
Drucker thanks Don Bunting, President of Sears Roebuck del Peru, for his kindness and hospitality in Lima. He also mentions that he has sent him a copy of his book and hopes to get it published in Spanish soon. Contains handwritten note.
College administrators; Letters; Lawrence College (Appleton, Wis.)
Payson S. Wild, vice president and dean of faculties at Northwestern University, states he is enclosing a letter from Mr. Roberts, director of admissions at Lawrence College to James C. Worthy, vice president of Sears, Roebuck and Company. ...
Kellogg School of Management; Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.); Wood, Robert E. (Robert Elkington), 1879-1969; Letters; Drucker, Peter F. (Peter Ferdinand), 1909-2005; Worthy, James C.
James Worthy, now a professor at Northwestern University, is congratulated by Drucker on his new position. Drucker also states that he enjoyed Worthy's paper on General Wood and his approach to management. Signed Peter F. Drucker (d.d.).
Authors and publishers; Copy editing; Manuscript preparation (Authorship); Letters
Drucker thanks James Worthy for his manuscript and encourages him to find a first-rate copy editor and publisher. He suggests contacting Ann Adelman as a possible copy editor. Contains Drucker's original signature.
Public relations consultants; Sears, Roebuck and Company; Television serials; Letters
Drucker sends James Worthy a letter from Maurice Feldman, a New York public relations counselor, who suggests that Sears put "The Practice of Management" on a TV serial. Handwritten note on letter by Drucker.