Peter Drucker: Quale è lo scopo del tuo Business ?

NOTA AICEX: Sono i Clienti che generano il Business, come in un approccio “pull”, e questo si lega anche a logiche di Time to Market, per cui anche il migliore prodotto avrà poco successo se non ci sono clienti disposti ad acquistarlo.

In Peter Drucker’s The Daily Drucker, which contains 366 daily insights (excerpts from his books; see original text I’ll refer to from The Practice of Management in the image to the left), each one ending with an action item to put that day’s concept to use, he writes:

If we want to know what a business is, we have to start with its purpose. And the purpose must lie outside the business itself. In fact, it must lie in society, since a business enterprise is an organ of society. There is only one valid definition of business purpose: to create a customer.

The customer is a foundation of a business and keeps it in existence. The customer alone gives employment. And it is to supply the customer that society entrusts wealth-producing resources to the business enterprise. Continua a leggere “Peter Drucker: Quale è lo scopo del tuo Business ?”