Management Theory: So Much To Discover

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Mohamed Tantawi
Marketing Manager, Egypt

Management Theory: So Much To Discover

I believe that management is not a dead block of rules.
Management is a living organism.
It breaths, eats, drinks and grows.
Which means that what we believe today, may be wrong tomorrow, some people may think that we reached the maximum development we can do in science.
Believe me, we are just on the beach trying to learn how to swim, we still have a whole ocean to discover.

  Glen J. Mikel
Professor, United States
 

Management Theories

Following your logic organizations therefore mature, reach old age and die this setting the stage for change and rebirth.

  David Wilson
Manager, Canada
 

Leadership and the New Science

Hi Mohamed, you views appear to be similar to those of Margaret Wheatley in her book "Leadership and the New Science" (1999). My questions is that do you mean management or leadership. I think there is a difference. Management is doing things right; leadership is doing the right things (Peter Drucker). I particularly like her idea of the capacity of life for change.

  Sanyambe Obert
Student (MBA), Namibia
 

Change

I would rather say an organisation is a living org (...)

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