TITLE

Engineers: From the drafting room to the board room

PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
New Hampshire Business Review;2/11/2011, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the rank of engineering professions in the U.S. It highlights a ranking by BusinessWeek of chief executives of the top 1,000 publicly held U.S. companies which shows that more of them are majored in engineering. It looks at the reason why engineers are suddenly the leading major corporations in the state, citing the initiatives of Thomas Edison, Nikola Tesla and the Wright brothers. It also mentions that engineering is the second-largest profession in the state.
ACCESSION #
58081138

 

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