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This is side B of the third tape, from day two, of the annual Drucker Symposium of 1981. The topic of the day is “Managing the Increasing Complexity of Large Organizations.” Tom Gladwin is the moderator and William F. May is the panelist. Peter Drucker finishes up his talk. Bill May, formerly of the American Can Company, then comments on his remarks. May discusses logistical differences between big and small businesses, strategic planning versus business planning, the importance of communication, and the three stages of the organization of a multinational or transnational corporation. The question and answer portion of the event begins in the last ten minutes of the recording.
New York University. Graduate School of Business Administration Gladwin, Tom W., 1935- Chase Manhattan Bank Germany Human services - United States - Management Education American Can Company Organization Chief executive officers Citibank (New York, N.Y.) Strategic planning Business planning Cost Profit Decentralization in management Communication Interpersonal relations Marketing Multinational corporations Management Dual-career families Cornell University Discrimination May, William Frederick Annual Drucker Symposium
Cassette tape: Peter Drucker Symposium 4/21/81 Cassette 3 side b; 1981-04-21; Box 68, audio recordings - cassette tapes