Issue No. 03 - May/June (2004 vol. 21)
Donald J. Reifer , Reifer Consultants
Have you ever noticed that most engineering organizations aren?t led by software people? Instead, most senior executives in the larger software firms I have investigated boast engineering, marketing, legal, and business school backgrounds. This department takes a look at what factors govern such selections and what software engineering professionals can do about it.
D. J. Reifer, "Catching the Brass Ring," in IEEE Software, vol. 21, no. , pp. 12-14, 2004.