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Peter Drucker

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Ep. 54 Bill Fischer and Simone Cicero on Haier and the entrepreneurial organisation

...re. For example, it’s a great mix of some of the most interesting and important management thinkers from the West. Zhang Ruimin is such a big fan of Peter Drucker’s work, but really Zhang Ruimin is speaking not only from Western thinking, from the modern management theory, but also from the ancient Greeks. It’s...more
...that goes beyond our capacity to understand it. And I think when you relate this powerful mix of individual capabilities and for example, the work of Peter Drucker and what he has been doing in focusing on the individual and his capability, with this kind of postmodern perspective that the Taoist thinking brings...more
...wcase their projects, but at the end of the day this guy came up on the stage and the first question, the first thing he did was refer to the work of Peter Drucker. And this shows me that you have these curious leaders —they’re really humble. And when you become an humble leader, you are empowered, there’s no o...more
... pursued the same dreams for a long time. S Cicero: Yeah, I think the pressure that they put on the individual — it’s really huge. It resonates with Peter Drucker — you mentioned this idea of being the CEO of yourself. That’s not really Zhang Ruimin’s words but Peter Drucker’s words that Zhang Ruimin repeats al...more
... it’s really huge. It resonates with Peter Drucker — you mentioned this idea of being the CEO of yourself. That’s not really Zhang Ruimin’s words but Peter Drucker’s words that Zhang Ruimin repeats all the time…it’s a company where individuals are on the forefront all the time. So for example, if you create a m...more