“Management Challenges for the 21st
Century” by Peter F. Drucker
Drucker was a visionary thinker who over the course of a long career as a
writer, teacher, and consultant, authored twenty-six notable books that delved
into the science of management. He passed
away in 2003 at the age of 96 still working and writing and teaching and
defining what he called the Art and Science of Management.
book discusses how the many paradigms of management have, in Drucker’s opinion,
continued to change and challenge our basic assumptions about the practices and
principles of management. Your assignment is to read this book and elaborate on
the “Hot Issues” identified by Dr. Drucker as critical to effective
organizational leadership as we move forward in a dynamic global
environment. What are the realities
…what are the forces that threaten the status quo….and what should we be doing
to meet these challenges.
The paper will be a minimum of seven (7)
andyou will use a 12point font (Times Roman),
double space, with one inch margins. It
will be due no later than April 30. All
work will be submitted in class (no e-mail submissions). Late assignments will
be subject to grade reductions.