The Peter Drucker Quotes give the self employed a snapshot of the thinking from one of the greatest thinkers in the science of business management. Reading and applying these quotes in your business and thinking into your business will contribute to the healthy growth and profitability of your business.

Peter Drucker (1909 – 2005); write his first major book “The Practice of Management” in 1955. This book is the foundation of the modern management discipline as being studied in universities and applied by companies all over the globe.

He was a writer, management consultant and social ecologist. He developed key concepts in management philosophy and management effectiveness. He shaped concepts like business innovation, decision making, leadership, productivity, time management, personnel effectiveness and coined the term the “knowledge worker” in 1959. This concept is even more crucial during this century than the 60 + years ago when he developed the concept.

“Follow effective action with quiet reflection. From the quiet reflection will come even more effective action”.

A manager is responsible for the application and performance of knowledge.

Knowledge has to be improved, challenged, and increased constantly, or it vanishes.

“The most serious mistakes are not being made as a result of wrong answers.
The true dangerous thing is asking the wrong question.”

Peter Drucker Quotes on starting a business

Every business must start by making  a decision. I will have to be  a courageous decision.  You will never start a business by keeping on doing the “old things”. Peter teach us to think differently, be courageous and act.

Peter Drucker Quotes about Business Opportunities

Learn, read do everything possible to develop your knowledge base this will help you in spotting business opportunities and exploit them. Important success principle for the self employed.

Peter Drucker Quotes and the future of your business

The best way to protect your business not through forecasting but by creating your own future. Learn from the wisdom of Peter Drucker.

Peter Drucker Quotes: Videos

Peter Drucker: An Enduring Legacy

A recollection of the life and times, and the contributions of Peter F. Drucker, Father of Modern Management by those who knew him well: from colleagues, professors, CEOs, to friends and family.

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