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Managing in the next society

By: Drucker, Peter F.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York St. Martin's Books 2002Description: xiii, 321 p. Includes index.ISBN: 0312289774.Subject(s): Management - Information society | Industrial managementDDC classification: 658 Summary: Following in the successful vein of Managing for the Future (1992) and Managing in a Time of Great Change (1995), the incomparable Peter Drucker is back with fresh thoughts, insights, and knowledge about the ever-changing business society around us and the ever-expanding management roles required of us all-chiefs, executives, managers, and knowledge workers alike. Two main themes are explored in many of the chapters in Managing in the Next Society: the rapidly expanding information shock wave that had its Internet Big Bang as recently as 1995; and the changing shape of our society to come-six major trends that are rapidly transforming our world into what Peter Drucker calls The Next Society. https://us.macmillan.com/books/9780312320119
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Table of contents

PART I: THE INFORMATION SOCIETY: Beyond the information revolution
Exploding world of the Internet
From computer literacy to information literacy
E-commerce: the central challenge
New economy isn't here yet
CEO in the new millennium
PART II: BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES: Entrepreneurs and innovation
They're not employees, they're people
Financial services: innovate or die
Moving beyond capitalism?
PART III: THE CHANGING WORLD ECONOMY: The rise of the great institutions
Global economy and the nation-state
It's the society, stupid
On civilizing the city
PART IV: THE NEXT SOCIETY: The next society
New demographics
New workforce
Manufacturing paradox
Will the corporation survive?
Future of top management
Way ahead

Following in the successful vein of Managing for the Future (1992) and Managing in a Time of Great Change (1995), the incomparable Peter Drucker is back with fresh thoughts, insights, and knowledge about the ever-changing business society around us and the ever-expanding management roles required of us all-chiefs, executives, managers, and knowledge workers alike.
Two main themes are explored in many of the chapters in Managing in the Next Society: the rapidly expanding information shock wave that had its Internet Big Bang as recently as 1995; and the changing shape of our society to come-six major trends that are rapidly transforming our world into what Peter Drucker calls The Next Society.

https://us.macmillan.com/books/9780312320119

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