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Drucker Institute

The Drucker Institute is a social enterprise based at Claremont Graduate University. Our mission is strengthening organizations to strengthen society. Our programming is built on: YESTERDAY/TODAY/MONDAY*. “Yesterday” refers to our roots in Peter Drucker’s timeless wisdom. “Today” speaks to the urgency we know leaders feel when facing challenges and opportunities. And “MONDAY*” points to our ability to quickly move executives from ideas to action to results.

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About this Course

“CONTROL AND CONTROLS," will help you ensure that your team is measuring the right things and directing resources the right way, as taught by the late Peter Drucker.

The course will be delivered through: lectures by Drucker Institute instructors; dynamic animations to help you visualize concepts; excerpted readings from Drucker books; original audio footage of Drucker himself; and engaging activities to get you moving from ideas to results.

In this course, you will learn:

  • To measure the right things, the right way.
  • Drucker's definitions of "control" and "controls".
  • How to use the Drucker Control Board, a framework for managing data and resources.
  • To shift your focus from simply solving problems to maximizing opportunity.

You'll then come away with a concrete, personalized action plan for taking these lessons and putting them into practice immediately.