Sunday, January 17, 2010

Harold Koontz’s Biography


Harold Koontz, was a consultant for US's largest business organizations. He co-authored the book Principles of Management with Cyril J. O'Donnell which has sold around two million copies and has been translated into 15 languages. He died at the age of 75 on Feb 11 1984, after suffering from arthritis.
Mr. Koontz, was a professor of business management at University of California, Los Angeles. He started as a cost analyst in 1936, he received his doctorate from Yale University. his approach to management was "human relations". He rightly said manage-men-t. where "t" stands for tactfully.
Harold Koontz, an adviser to many of the country's largest industries and author of the best-selling book ''Principles of Management,'' is dead at the age of 75.
Mr. Koontz, a professor emeritus of business management at the University of California at Los Angeles, died in Encino on Feb. 11, university officials announced Friday.
He had suffered from arthritis.
His ''Principles of Management,'' now in its eighth edition, has sold nearly two million copies and has been translated into 15 languages.
Mr. Koontz started his career as a cost analyst for the New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad in 1936, a year after he received a doctorate from Yale University.
He had been a consultant for the Federal Office of Price Administration in World War II, an executive with Trans World Airlines, a research aide for the Association of American Railroads and a director of many other companies.
A university spokesman, Debbie Dutra, said funeral services were held Tuesday in Los Angeles.

20 comments:

  1. No doubt, he was a great a man.

    ReplyDelete
  2. yes, and thanks for your nice comment.

    ReplyDelete
  3. Please provide more info such as, date of birth, city, childhood, etc.

    ReplyDelete
  4. Kerbie Janin Ledesma Estampa DeluteJuly 4, 2011 at 12:41 AM

    Yes , I agree with you Marvin .

    They should really provide those infos.

    Coz we really need it, especially for us students.

    ReplyDelete
  5. chuitiya tha bhenchod koi bhi information hi nahin mil rahi net pe, 15pg ka info chahiye bhosdike ke 2pg bhi theek se nahin mil rahe....

    ReplyDelete
  6. Dear Marvin and other readers. Following is the information about Kooontz date of birth and death.
    Harold Koontz (1909-1984), was a consultant for US's largest business organizations. He co-authored the book Principles of Management with Cyril J. O'Donnell which has sold around two million copies and has been translated into 15 languages. He died at the age of 75 on Feb 11 1984, after suffering from arthritis. [1]

    Mr. Koontz, was a professor of business management at University of California, Los Angeles. He started as a cost analyst in 1936, he received his doctorate from Yale University. His approach to management was "human relations". He rightly said manage-men-t. where "t" stands for tactfully.

    Read more: http://www.answers.com/topic/harold-koontz#ixzz1ZoPbscy3

    ReplyDelete
  7. " The site also offers items for sale, including apparel and bags emblazoned with a drawing of a mustachioed cat; I could not find any statistics about how much merchandise the website sells, but the items for sale actually looked pretty good. But be sure to have the old removed first; otherwise the new will not come into play. The world will suddenly look a much better place to live in.

    Also visit my web site; adultdatingforme.com

    ReplyDelete
  8. What's up, I wish for to subscribe for this web site to get hottest updates, therefore where can i do it please assist.

    My website :: infraredpeople.com

    ReplyDelete
  9. These fitness tips in above some basic ideas for keeping fit and healthy
    body. I spent hundreds of dollars trying to find that "quick fix" or
    magic solution that would have allowed me to
    drop the desired pounds and have the perfect body. Menopause
    weight gain is not inevitable, but it can be more difficult to maintain a healthy weight as your metabolism
    slows.

    My web page; http://fitnesstipsonly.com/post/41349685569/get-that-spark-back-12-ways-to-improve-your-sex

    ReplyDelete
  10. To subscribe, visit the magazine's web site and click on their 'subscribe' button. One last thing that isn't mandatory but recommended is to
    set up a Pay - Pal account to process your payments.
    Just like with the above diet tips, you want
    to make sure that each fitness tip you incorporate into your
    routine is doable.

    my homepage ... http://jaytraders.com

    ReplyDelete
  11. Thus, there are many broad options for getting to know various kinds of news today and that too through the use of various mediums.
    " Earlier today some cruise ship struck land in Alaska. If a person is connected with the latest headlines, it will develop an awareness in him with regards to the world which surrounds him.

    Also visit my web-site :: Latest Daily News

    ReplyDelete
  12. Their workout routines are even available on i - Tunes for a small fee.

    You could always join a fitness related group on Facebook,
    though. Download Rosie's free report 5 Simple Steps to Fat Loss and start losing weight today.

    Feel free to surf to my site - www.pakhazara.com

    ReplyDelete
  13. If you have a website, you can use Google Trends
    for your website traffic to increase as well.

    We realize that we don't need to listen to outside authorities; we are not guided by our internal authority. It the radio was the only one that used to deliver the days news and weather updates.

    Also visit my web blog ... Latest Daily News

    ReplyDelete
  14. If a wide search is made on the internet, services can be utilized easily that are provided by them.

    Who does not want to know what is happening in our favorite
    celebrity''. instantly and cannot wait for magazines then
    celebritynewsapp is the best available source which keeps on updating instantly.


    Here is my weblog ... thebahamasgottalent.com

    ReplyDelete
  15. Learn few fine points of software editing with numerous tutorials that are simply accessible with few simple clicks.

    They are no different than us, as people who are loved and cherished by thier families.
    Make your Myspace profile look cool and leave your friends
    Funny Myspace Comments and Glitter Graphics.

    Also visit my weblog: funny pictures and sayings

    ReplyDelete
  16. I love reading a post that can make people think. Also, many thanks for permitting me
    to comment!

    My webpage Biotechnology Jobs

    ReplyDelete
  17. Excellent article. I'm facing some of these issues as well..

    Have a look at my web blog :: lmaocr.com

    ReplyDelete
  18. A fascinating discussion is worth comment. I believe that you
    need to write more on this issue, it may not be a taboo subject but generally
    folks don't speak about these topics. To the next! Kind regards!!

    Here is my website celebrity news

    ReplyDelete
  19. Good article. I will be going through some of these issues as well.
    .

    Also visit my page: Biotech Sales Recruiters

    ReplyDelete
  20. I am sure this article has touched all the internet visitors,
    its really really good paragraph on building up new weblog.



    my web blog; saffron extract supplement

    ReplyDelete