In January 1926, A. W. Shaw published in System: The Magazine of Business this survey. It is an amazing look inside the minds of some of America's greatest industrialists.
If we do this, maybe our twenty-first century chief executives will once again—like their twentieth-century counterparts, learn to measure success by ideals and not by dollars and cents.
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.