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CEO's advice resembles 1944 book

April 24, 2006

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A free compilation of business advice from Raytheon Co. chief executive William H. Swanson, ''Swanson's Unwritten Rules of Management," appears to have borrowed heavily from a 1944 book, ''The Unwritten Laws of Engineering," by W. J. King, an engineering professor at the University of California, Los Angeles, The New York Times reports today. (Full article: 291 words)

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