Chapter Corner

Bobby Tutor

Small Business in the Electrical Industry

It is unlikely for us to think about small business without thinking of the American Dream. Although we sometimes need to be reminded, we don’t have to look very far or long to realize that we live in the greatest country in the world. In 1931, James T. Adams defined the American Dream in these terms, “life should be better and richer and fuller for everyone, with opportunity for each according to ability or achievement regardless of social class or circumstances of birth.” Adams was spot on; I agree that it takes some degree of ability, but I would add a whole lot of achievement. Sweat equity.