The Drucker Institute’s Phalana Tiller hosts this hour-long, monthly interview program that focuses on management and leadership through a lens that is both timely and timeless. Well-known guests—executives, authors, academics and others— discuss topics that spring right from the headlines. At the same time, the conversation is informed by the teachings of Peter F. Drucker, described by BusinessWeek as “the man who invented management.” The program is free and available the second Friday of every month.
Drucker & Them
Cable television pioneer turned social entrepreneur and author Bob Buford and management professor Joe Maciariello, a colleague of Peter Drucker’s at Claremont Graduate University, discuss Drucker's unique skill as a mentor.
Guests Warren Berger and Luz Santana discuss the art of asking questions and the power of inquiry.
Examining the unique challenges of managing creativity, as well as the role that creativity plays in effectively managing organizations. Guests include: Tim Brown of IDEO, author David Burkus, Mattel executive Grace MacArthur and professor Bernie Jaworski of the Drucker School of Management at Claremont Graduate University.
Discussions about the challenges and opportunities that arise as people from multiple generations find themselves colleagues on the job. Guests include: J.M. Henderson, a business journalist and blogger at GenerationMeh and Forbes, as well as Jeanne Meister, a human resources specialist and the co-author of The 2020 Workplace.
Managing the Metropolis
This episode discusses some of the ways that leaders are responding to the management challenges—and opportunities—facing today’s midsize American city. Guests include: Mark Funkhouser of the Governing Institute; South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg; the Brookings Institution’s Bob Wiessbourd; and Julie Bosland of the National League of Cities.
On Managing Complexity
Participants of the 2013 Global Peter Drucker Forum discuss “Managing Complexity.” Guests include: John Hagel III, co-chair of the Deloitte Center for the Edge; innovation, media and business expert, Don Tapscott; and Tim Brown, president and CEO of the global design consultancy IDEO.