Letters; Drucker, Peter F. (Peter Ferdinand), 1909-2005; Authorship; Magazines; Books; Influence (Psychology); Family-owned business enterprises; Meetings; Decentralization in management; Performance; Consultants
Martin D. Davidson, president of Southern Pipe & Supply Company, Inc., writes Peter Drucker stating his belief that Drucker is the best authority on the management of a business. He explains that this was confirmed after meeting with James...
Letters; Drucker, Peter F. (Peter Ferdinand), 1909-2005; Ueda, Atsuo, 1938-; Books; Weather; Japan; Management; Political science; Banks and banking; Finance; Information revolution; Knowledge workers
Peter Drucker writes Mr. Atsuo Ueda, executive director of the Institute of Technologists, saying that the message to Japanese readers of "The Essential Drucker" is attached. In the message, Drucker discusses the role of government in...
CARE Inc.; Corporations; Drucker, Peter F. (Peter Ferdinand), 1909-2005
J. Peter Grace announces the formation of the CARE (Cooperative for Assistance and Relief Everywhere) Corporate Council, which will serve as CARE's link to the corporate community and the corporate community's link to the developing world.
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.
After reading Dante's book, the Divine Comedy, Bob Buford feels that virtually every page represents something Drucker has taught him, and believes Drucker is an enduring inspiration to him. Contains Buford's original signature.
Letters; Sears, Roebuck and Company; Union Pacific Railroad Company
James C. Worthy addresses the issue of industrial development and the role Sears will play in assisting small towns in the United States, such as Kearney, Nebraska, to move away from depending solely on agricultural resources.
Drucker, Peter F. (Peter Ferdinand), 1909-2005; CARE Inc.
A document detailing the program of the 8th Drucker seminar, including a session on the contributions and results of Cooperative For Assistance & Relief Everywhere, Inc. (CARE), a session on vision and change and a final session discussing...
Drucker, Peter F. (Peter Ferdinand), 1909-2005; Interviews; Bennington College; Bennington College - Faculty; Bennington College - Students; Labor unions; Hawaii; Detective and mystery stories
Elizabeth Ahn Toupin is a former student of Peter Drucker. She met him during her studies at Bennington College. In this interview she reminisces about her time at Bennington and gives an account of Peter Drucker from a student’s perspective. She...
Ruth A. Wooden, president of the Advertising Council, Inc., sends her regards to Drucker for his birthday and tells him how appreciative she is of having had the opportunity to work with him. Contains Wooden's original signature.
Books; Letters; Management consulting; Philosophers; Social ecology
Dr. Fredmund Malik, a professor at St. Gallen University, returns a consent form that was sent from Amy Donnelly, of Claremont Graduate University, and submits a reflective essay describing his relationship with Drucker. He credits Drucker for his...
Drucker, Peter F. (Peter Ferdinand), 1909-2005; Fundación Compromiso; Hesselbein, Frances; Public relations; Advertising; Nonprofit organizations; Argentina; Riots
Peter Drucker writes to Carolina Biquard to send her and her family his warm wishes during the crisis in Argentina. He hopes they are able to enjoy the holidays despite the, "terrible events of last week." The events he refers to are the December...