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Title
New demands on the executive, 2002-01-26
Creator
Drucker, Peter F. (Peter Ferdinand), 1909-2005
Date Created and/or Issued
2002-01-26
Publication Information
The Drucker Institute
Contributing Institution
Claremont Colleges Library
Collection
Drucker Archives
Rights Information
All rights are retained by The Drucker Institute. For permission to use this item, contact The Drucker Institute, https://www.drucker.institute/about/drucker-archives/
Description
During Peter Drucker’s lecture regarding new demands on the executive he begins by discussing the way in which no one can explain the restoration of pre-1929 European and Japanese societies and economies. He explains that prior to World War II there was only one major country in which agriculture was not the driving force behind production, and that that country was Great Britain. Instead Great Britain’s largest field of employment was domestic servants. He then discusses the decline in rural populations, and increase in agricultural production in developed countries since World War II, which happened to occur with very little social upheaval. Drucker also discusses the relevance of strategic planning and his role in developing the concept in the 1950s while working with General Electric. Later he shares that the fastest growing industry since the 1960s is book publishing, especially in Japan and Europe. He then goes on to advise his class that if they want to be successful in the upcoming years they will need to base their policies and strategies on social factors, where as in the past the key to success was to focus on economic factors.
Type
moving image
Format
video/f4v
H264; quicktime
Identifier
dac01122
http://ccdl.claremont.edu/cdm/ref/collection/dac/id/3358
Language
English
Subject
Lectures and lecturing
Management
Education
Nonprofit organizations
General Electric Company
Strategic planning
Publishers and publishing
Source
Color videocassette: Peter F. Drucker Graduate School of Management Claremont Graduate University, 01/26/02 New Demands on the Executive, Box 97; ¾ inch VHS cassette
Relation
Drucker Archives - https://ccdl.claremont.edu/digital/collection/dac

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