And he writes with unbridled lucidity. Tom Peters, the famed management consultant, was much the opposite. Inhe left McKinsey to become an independent consultant.
From tohe worked in the White House as a senior drug-abuse advisor, during the Nixon administration.
He says that effective management is management that delivers more value to customers and more opportunity for service, creativity, and growth for workers. Inthe New York Times referred to Peters as one of the top three business gurus in the highest demand as a speaker along with Daniel Burrus and Roger Blackwell.
As "obvious" as these ideas are, they were, are, and always will be the bedrock and differentiator of excellent enterprise and subject to constant and remarkably rapid slippage if left unattended for even a moment.
Tom is a dreamer, and thank God, a dreamer who can put his thoughts into clear and radiant terms. He goosed us all, managers and academics alike. And he writes with unbridled lucidity. In Search of Excellence: He put into words what a lot of people had been talking about but never tool all that seriously.
He put into words what a lot of people had been talking about but never took all that seriously. Brilliant tools and techniques are put to work and then taken for granted, their creators speedily forgotten. Paul Volcker, the stringent chairman of the Federal Reserve, was mostly oblivious to financial gain.
The Most Influential Thinkers. Tom is a civil engineering graduate of Cornell [B. Also, beginning inhe has actively engaged a growing global network via Twitter.
Innovate, Differentiate, Communicate ; Essentials: He went to Severn School a private, preparatory high school, graduating in It was, in short, the first great manifesto of the idea of corporate culture. Yes, I am claiming that a single book belongs up there with tax cuts, a strong dollar and the PC as a pillar of the American renaissance.
InTom founded Skunkworks Inc. Peter Drucker has written more and his ideas have withstood a longer test of time, but it is Peters—as consultant, writer, columnist, seminar lecturer, and stage performer—whose energy, style, influence, and ideas have shaped new management thinking.
This I Believe ; Re-imagine! More Praise for Tom Peters: The Story of McKinsey and Its Secret Influence on American Business by Duff McDonald "Tom Peters has probably done more than anyone else to shift the debate on management from the confines of boardrooms, academia, and consultancies to a broader, worldwide audience, where it has become the staple diet of the media and managers alike.
Navy fromhe made two deployments to Vietnam as a combat engineer in the fabled Navy Seabeesand "survived a tour in the Pentagon.
A fourth reason was a book that came out in and turned out to be the bestselling business book of the decade: However, one guru par excellence is going against the grain.
Who are the most influential thinkers? Third was the personal computer, introduced by Apple and others in the s.
Peters is an enthusiast, a storyteller, and a lover of capitalism. Effects on Approach and Avoidance by Friends and Enemies.
It was also talking about how you treated the people who worked for you.Download Citation on ResearchGate | R. S. Peters' Normative Conception of Education and Educational Aims | This article aims to highlight.
"Tom Peters [is] the Red Bull of management thinkers." “I suppose the most significant contribution Tom has made to ‘management thought’ is his capacity to articulate in graphic and persuasive terms what it is that organizations and managers must do if they want to create successful human communities (and also make a profit).
Tom Peters: The Bestselling Prophet of the Management Revolution (part of a 4-book series of business biographies on Peters, Bill Gates, Peter Drucker, and Warren Buffett) The Brand Called You FastCompany magazine, Born: November 7, (age 75), Baltimore, Maryland.
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