henryfordessay - January 7, 2005 Henry Ford Henry Ford was...

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January 7, 2005 Henry Ford Henry Ford was one of the most intelligent entrepreneurs because of his creation of the automobile assembly line. It was his controversial characteristics and unorthodox approach towards administrating the Ford Motor Company which resulted in the conglomeration of one of the most successful corporations in the world. At the turn of the century the country was flourishing. The growth of the economy and stock market increased the job opportunities, as well as the morals of Americans. As a result of this industrial revolution, out of the woodwork came a modest yet driven man, Henry Ford. Between the five-dollar/day plan, his policies on administrating the company and his relations with his customers, Ford was often presented as a suspicious character. This controversial behavior epitomized the success of the company, it did not lead to his own downfall as many suspect. The Anti-Semitic accusations, and the belief that Ford was taking advantage of his customers, were surpassed by his brilliance and strong hand in running his company. On January 5, 1914, Henry Ford’s announcement of the incredible $5 dollar/day
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This note was uploaded on 04/03/2008 for the course HIST 103 taught by Professor Austin during the Fall '07 term at University of Delaware.

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