Why Bankers Don’t Understand Business

Today, Gary Hoover published his favorite quotations on Hoover’s World. The one that stood out most to me was this one from Peter Drucker:

No financial man will ever understand business because financial people think a company makes money. A company makes shoes, and no financial man understands that. They think money is real. Shoes are real.

AB — 19 Nov. 2009

 

 

 

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