Stories by David James

The comeback Charlatan

The late Peter Drucker was perhaps the only management thinker who deserved the epithet "guru", although the epithet would not have been happily accepted.
Drucker thought the word "guru" was applied to management thinkers because charlatan is "too short for a headline". He thought of himself as a "social ecologist" even as he went about virtually inventing the discipline of management.

Written by David James12 Oct. 09 22:00

Tomorrow the world

Rising competition from developing economies is putting pressure on
global companies, according to the head of Boston Consulting.

Written by David James28 Aug. 07 22:00