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Why Druckers Ideas Matter More Now than Ever This book is an excellent way to understand how Druckers ideas apply to todays dilemmas, be they theproblems faced by organizations, by governments, or by individuals. From the Foreword, by CharlesMoreWhy Druckers Ideas Matter More Now than Ever This book is an excellent way to understand how Druckers ideas apply to todays dilemmas, be they theproblems faced by organizations, by governments, or by individuals. From the Foreword, by Charles Handy This compilation of smart essays on the Drucker difference illustrates how astonishingly wide the wings of Druckers wisdom have spread. We all stand gratefully in his shadows, silent in awe. Warren Bennis, Professor Emeritus, University of Southern California Peter Drucker is more than a management writer. He literally created the foundation on which a FunctioningSociety rests. In The Drucker Difference, Peters closest colleagues extend and amplify his tour de force body ofideas and ideals. It is the next step forward. Bob Buford, Chairman, The Drucker Institute, and Founder, Leadership Network Much has been written by and about my friend and mentor, Peter Drucker. But this book is different. It is writtenby those who knew and understood him as friends and faculty colleagues and reflects his thoughts andprinciples as they are currently being taught to those who will be making a difference for tomorrow. C. William Pollard, Chairman Emeritus, The ServiceMaster Company Hats off to the Drucker faculty members for putting the tacit knowledge they gained from working together withPeter Drucker into explicit knowledge through the publication of this book. Ikujiro Nonaka, Professor Emeritus, Hitotsubashi University, Japan, andXerox Distinguished Faculty Scholar, University of California at Berkeley The Drucker Difference is a unique book that enables present and future executives to capitalize onPeter Druckers wisdom and to comprehend that knowledge from an entirely new perspective.