INTRODUCTION


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INTRODUCTION
INTRODUCTIONYou can picture him perched on the edge of a classroom table, peering through thick glasses at the students who hang on his every word. His baritone voice washes over the room, his Austrian accent as thick as a Sachertorte.He doesn't refer to any written notes. But every now and again, his eyes roll back in his head and he pauses, almost like a computer downloading a store of information, before returning to his point and underscoring it with a new set of facts and figures.His protean mind meanders from topic to topic—a discussion on cost accounting bleeding into a riff on Mesopotamian city-states before he veers into a lesson on the history of higher education or health care. But, somehow, he magically ties it all together in the end. In his hands, discursiveness becom…
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Rick Wartzman: Drucker Lectures: Essential Lessons on Management, Society and Economy. INTRODUCTION, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2010), AccessEngineering Export