Douglas McGregor is the author of theory X and theory Y in the field of motivation, published in 1960.
Warren Bennis is one of the leading authors in the field of leadership.
Victor H. Vroom is a professor of management at the Yale School of Management. In 1968 he developed his own Expectancy Theory.
Jim Spohrer has been the Director of IBM Global University Programs since 2009. Between 2003 and 2009, he was the Director of Almaden Services Research with IBM at the IBM Almaden Research Center. In 2003 he founded the first group in IBM Research that focused on a services research at a time when he was in charge of creating win-win relationships between IBM Global Services and venture capital.
W. S. Gosset was apparently the first who introduced into the production practice statistical quality control. He influenced R. A. Fisher, Walter Shewhart and W. Edwards Deming and others.
Daniel M. Wegner is the leading American social psychologist and author of studies on transactive memory.
Alfred DuPont Chandler was a professor of business history at Harvard Business School and Johns Hopkins University. He came up with a surprising finding that the organizational structure of the effective and successful businesses is proposed in connection with and on the basis of their strategy
John Storey is a leaging expert on human resources management. He has published more than 100 journal articles and has authored and edited 24 books.
Albion Woodbury Small founded the first Department of Sociology in the world at the University of Chicago. In 1895, he established a magazine American Journal of Sociology.
Henry Barnard was an American educator and reformer of the U.S. educational system. Henry Barnard was an innovator in the field of school inspection, building schools and educational texts. He was a co-founder of the American Journal of Education.