Excerpt from Business Employments
When a young man faces the world and has to make his choice of a way to earn his
living, three roads open before him, broadly speaking. The first is business,
with its many lines. The second is that of the industries, which include all
skilled and unskilled labor in the manufacturing and building trades and in
agriculture. The third is that of the professions, such as engineering,
teaching, law, medicine, journalism, and the fine arts.
This volume deals with the first of these divisions. It discusses the
opportunities for employment in business.
But business itself divides into three branches - Manufacture, Trade, and