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LEC+09++CARNEGIE+2+-+S12-1 - BA AS 172 ANDREW CARNEGIE...

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1 BA - AS 172 ANDREW CARNEGIE: CREATING BIG BUSINESS IN THE IRON AND STEEL INDUSTRY Pick up Commented on RPs 1-3
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Administrative l No class on Monday (Presidents’ Day) l One more class till Mid-term exam l Class reps 2
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3 ANDREW CARNEGIE l Railroad industry l Finance l TODAY: CAREER Achievements Dark side
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4 Our guiding questions l What did Carnegie achieve? How? Why? Business methods Management strategies Technological innovation l How best to interpret significance?
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PRESENTIST CONNECTION 1 ) Our own struggle to grow American businesses, solve management problems, innovate, compete successfully 2 ) Our conflicts over executive pay, business’s influence in government, union movement, growing gap between r 5
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PRESENTIST CONNECTION l Our concerns about out sourcing, vertical disintegration, globalization etc 6
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7 Pivotal Career Shift l Out of PA RR, then out of finance – into iron and then steel l But even before we can see his interest Why? How? Keystone Bridge Co. 1862 Even before – in 1861 –Freedom Iron Rail Co. Why? What distinguished his early involvement?
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Career in Steel Begins l Carnegie, McCandless & Co. 1872
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