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Managing the Non-Profit Organization [NOOK Book]

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A Drucker management classic, first published in 1990, which breaks down any narrow definition of management and is aimed specifically at decision-makers and managers working in non-profit making and charitable organizations to help them apply the principles of good management to their sector.

Drawing from the American experience, Drucker poignantly illustrates his discussion of management by quoting his in-depth interviews with top executives...
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Managing the Non-Profit Organization

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Overview

A Drucker management classic, first published in 1990, which breaks down any narrow definition of management and is aimed specifically at decision-makers and managers working in non-profit making and charitable organizations to help them apply the principles of good management to their sector.

Drawing from the American experience, Drucker poignantly illustrates his discussion of management by quoting his in-depth interviews with top executives from non-profit making organizations. The issues of mission, performance, people and relationships, leadership and developing managers are eloquently discussed and Drucker provides Action Implications throughout the book which are of practical importance to the reader.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781136008092
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 10/12/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 192
  • File size: 296 KB

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 11, 2004

    move on to another selection

    lots of purple prose, little practical advice. Drucker's reputation is selling this book.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 5, 2001

    'Drucker on the Non-Profit Organization'

    Peter Drucker is the management guru of the 21st century and he has written another great resource for non-profit leaders. Drucker shares some vital information in an interview format with some successful leaders. The book discusses vision, marketing, and many other valuable insights into managing the non-profit organization.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 29, 2000

    The Importance of Leadership in the Role of Non-profit Organizations

    The role of the non-profit organization is taking a larger role in the community during the 21st Century. With the cut backs in govermental organizations, non-profit organizations are becoming more and more relied upon by the public. Peter Drucker offers his input about the important role of leadership and commitment in this important arena. There is a vast need for guidelines how to manage these organizations. Peter Drucker gives his insight combined with interviews with leaders of other non-profit organizations on commitment, leadership, mission, and how to convert good intentions into reality. In other words he gives direction, purpose, motivation and best of all how to get there! Peter Drucker's collective knowledge and life experiences makes him the 'Master Mentor of Management.'

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    Posted October 18, 2011

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