"Behind most of the extreme and ill-considered revolts of our time there is a grain of truth, some legitimate ground for protest which has too long been ignored by those whose hands are on the levers of power and authority.
"Revolutions may be fed and fanned by designing theorists. They may be harnessed to utterly indefensible programs by able demagogues, but usually they have their beginning in some legitimate protest."
Edward A. Filene, "The Way Out, 1924
To understand why we need more industrialist-driven chief executives and fewer capitalist-driven chief executives, read this article by Peter E. Greulich. Select the image above or the link below: "Captains of Industry vs. Captains of Finance."
Peter E. Greulich
Pete has been studying IBM and early American corporate history since his retirement in 2011. These are his thoughts and musings, and of those whose biographies he has read with links to articles and book reviews on this website.