Engineers: From the drafting room to the board room

February 2011
New Hampshire Business Review;2/11/2011, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p36
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.


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