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Trying to predict the future is like trying to drive down a country road at night with no lights while looking out the back window.

Peter Drucker in Road, Night, Window

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The only thing we know about the future is that it will be different.

Peter Drucker

Trying to predict the future is like trying to drive down a country road at night with no lights while looking out the back window.

Peter Drucker

When a subject becomes totally obsolete we make it a required course.

Peter Drucker

Making good decisions is a crucial skill at every level.

Peter Drucker

Effective leadership is not about making speeches or being liked leadership is defined by results not attributes.

Peter Drucker

Management is doing things right leadership is doing the right things.

Peter Drucker

Checking the results of a decision against its expectations shows executives what their strengths are, where they need to improve, and where they lack knowledge or information.

Peter Drucker

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

Peter Drucker

Suppliers and especially manufacturers have market power because they have information about a product or a service that the customer does not and cannot have, and does not need if he can trust the brand. This explains the profitability of brands.

Peter Drucker

Today knowledge has power. It controls access to opportunity and advancement.

Peter Drucker

Management by objective works - if you know the objectives. Ninety percent of the time you don't.

Peter Drucker

We now accept the fact that learning is a lifelong process of keeping abreast of change. And the most pressing task is to teach people how to learn.

Peter Drucker

Never mind your happiness do your duty.

Peter Drucker

My greatest strength as a consultant is to be ignorant and ask a few questions.

Peter Drucker

Teaching is the only major occupation of man for which we have not yet developed tools that make an average person capable of competence and performance. In teaching we rely on the 'naturals', the ones who somehow know how to teach.

Peter Drucker