The Effective Executive   -     By: Peter F. Drucker
Buy Item $9.49 Retail: $16.99 Save 44% ($7.50) Add To Cart
Add To Wishlist
Buy eBook Begin reading in seconds $12.49 eBook Details

The Effective Executive

HarperCollins / Paperback

$9.49 (CBD Price)
|
Retail: $16.99
|
Save 44% ($7.50)
Availability: In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW833459

Current Promotions

Product Description

According to author Peter Drucker, an effective executive does not need to be a leader in the sense that the term is now most commonly used. Some of the best CEOs are not stereotypical leaders. Being an effective executive does not require special gifts, effectiveness can be learned. Drucker identifies five practices essential to business effectiveness that can, and must, be learned in order to be an effective executive.

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Vendor: HarperCollins
ISBN: 0060833459
ISBN-13: 9780060833459
Availability: In Stock

Related Products

  1. The 360 Degree Leader: Developing Your Influence from Anywhere  in the Organization
    The 360 Degree Leader: Developing Your Influence from Anywhere in the Organization
    John C. Maxwell
    Thomas Nelson / 2005 / Hardcover
    $18.49 Retail: $25.99 Save 29% ($7.50)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 10 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW60920
  2. The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable
    The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable
    Patrick Lencioni
    John Wiley & Sons / 2002 / Hardcover
    $15.99 Retail: $24.95 Save 36% ($8.96)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW960756
  3. Tough Calls: Game-Winning Principles for Leaders Under Pressure
    Tough Calls: Game-Winning Principles for Leaders Under Pressure
    Travis Collins
    Travis Collins / 2008 / Trade Paperback
    $13.49 Retail: $14.99 Save 10% ($1.50)
    Availability: Expected to ship on or about 01/24/15.
    CBD Stock No: WW692299
  4. Integrity: The Courage to Meet The Demands of Reality
    Integrity: The Courage to Meet The Demands of Reality
    Dr. Henry Cloud
    HarperCollins / 2008 / Trade Paperback
    $10.99 Retail: $16.99 Save 35% ($6.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW849696

Publisher's Description

What makes an effective executive?

The measure of the executive, Peter F. Drucker reminds us, is the ability to "get the right things done." This usually involves doing what other people have overlooked as well as avoiding what is unproductive. Intelligence, imagination, and knowledge may all be wasted in an executive job without the acquired habits of mind that mold them into results.

Drucker identifies five practices essential to business effectiveness that can, and must, be learned:
  • Managing time
  • Choosing what to contribute to the organization
  • Knowing where and how to mobilize strength for best effect
  • Setting the right priorities
  • Knitting all of them together with effective decision-making

Ranging widely through the annals of business and government, Peter F. Drucker demonstrates the distinctive skill of the executive and offers fresh insights into old and seemingly obvious business situations.

Author Bio

Peter F. Drucker is considered the most influential management thinker ever. The author of more than twenty-five books, his ideas have had an enormous impact on shaping the modern corporation. Drucker passed away in 2005.

Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. The Principle of the Path: How to Get from Where You Are to Where You Want to Be
    The Principle of the Path: How to Get from Where You Are to Where You Want to Be
    Andy Stanley
    Thomas Nelson / 2010 / Trade Paperback
    $11.99 Retail: $15.99 Save 25% ($4.00)
    4 Stars Out Of 5 11 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW946363
  2. God's Ambassadors: A History of the Christian Clergy in America
    God's Ambassadors: A History of the Christian Clergy in America
    E. Brooks Holifield
    Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co. / 2007 / Hardcover
    $21.99 Retail: $32.00 Save 31% ($10.01)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW803818
  3. An Unhurried Life: Following Jesus' Rhythms of Work and Rest
    An Unhurried Life: Following Jesus' Rhythms of Work and Rest
    Alan Fadling
    Inter-Varsity Press / 2013 / Trade Paperback
    $11.49 Retail: $16.00 Save 28% ($4.51)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW835737
  4. Leadership Above the Line
    Leadership Above the Line
    Sarah Sumner
    Tyndale House / 2006 / Hardcover
    $14.99 Retail: $19.99 Save 25% ($5.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW305737

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search