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Unformatted text preview: Innovation is crucial to the survival of a company and to satisfy the customer, which should be the firms main goal. How does Druckers concept of management and the ideal firm compare with Webers ideal (bureaucracy)? They are opposite in many ways. Max Webers ideal bureaucracy mandates an impersonal style, strict formal rules, rigid division of labor, and a clear chain of command. Druckers ideal is much more personal and stresses the importance of innovation. He recommends giving employees chances to manage small things to give them managerial experience where as Weber would not approve of that at all....
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- Spring '08