MBA1153 Must Read: The Effective Executive by Peter Drucker

Sometimes, you consult exciting new voices in business leadership. Sometimes, you consult the legends.

Peter Drucker basically invented business management, and is seen as one of the founders of corporate culture. His extensive studies and writings on effective business leadership are the foundational canon for budding executives — and entrepreneurs.

Today, we review his classic The Effective Executive.

This Must-Read teaches you the most important concepts in hiring, delegating, and generally managing. It explores how poor leaders waste time, and great leaders leverage it for maximum effect. The book’s subtitle says it all: The Definitive Guide to Getting the Right Things Done. Learn how to be the best leader you can be, in small business or big. Click Play!


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The Effective Executive by Peter Drucker