Upton Sinclair created a fictional description of Ford in the 1937 novel The Flivver King. No towns were so poor as those of England where the people, from children up, worked fifteen and sixteen hours a day. Ford applies his reasoning to the lending system, transportation industry, international trade and interactions between labor and management. Sample this argument: Whosoever does a thing best ought to be the one to do it. Генри Форд в моих глазах затмил огромную плеяду предпринимателей. Read the rest of the book, though, it's spectacular. Stop being so goddamn sentimental and work hard! Henry ford was born July 30, 1863, on a farm at Dearborn, Michigan.
Ông không ngừng cải tiến và không bao giờ tin rằng có giải pháp tốt nhất - luôn luôn có giải pháp tốt hơn. There is all the difference in the world in the appearance of the two vehicles and almost as much difference in construction and materials, but in fundamentals the two are curiously alike—except that the old buggy has on it a few wrinkles that we have not yet quite adopted in our modern car. Очень ценно то, что многое из описанного Фордом до сих пор выглядит прорывом в бизнес-практике, даже современной. My Life and Work by Henry Ford at LibriVox: This free American English audio book at Internet Archive: About the author at Wikipedia: E-text at Project Gutenberg: This part of the audiobook consists of the following chapters: 0 Introduction—What Is the Idea 1 The Beginning of Business 2 What I Learned about Business 3 Starting the Real Business 4 The Secret of Manufacturing and Serving 5 Getting into Production Other parts of this free business audio book in the English language: Part 2 6 Machines and Men 7 The Terror of the Machine 8 Wages 9 Why Not Always Have Good Business? He speaks with great authority and makes many sweeping statements that caused me to wonder. But the men who get rich are not those who fought or who really helped behind the lines. Young farmer Ford took 12 years until he created the model T. I had My Life and Work for quite some time.
Though billed as an autobiography, this is less a memoir than a business manual, from one of the great industrialists of the modern era. The student resources previously accessed via GarlandScience. This universal code simultaneously delivered high profits, high wages, and low prices in every industry to which Ford applied it. Why would any person, invest in any company, if not to earn money? One cannot become skilled by mere wishing There is a pleasure in feeling that you have made others happy—that you have lessened in some degree the burdens of your fellow-men. They would have so much good advice that I could be sure they would do little work. Throughout his memoir, he stresses the importance of tangible service and physical production over relative value as judged by profits and money. Подпасть под обаяние автора нетрудно, но все же я старал Классика.
Прочитайте эту книгу - не пожалеете! The automobile had passed from the initial stage where the fact that it could run at all was enough, to the stage where it had to show speed. He thought farmers would appreciate his automated trawlers but instead they feared being replaced and having no jobs! How Cheaply Can Things Be Made? In the book, He showed that he's against unions that do strikes against their management and he clearly mentioned that Jewish people are destroying the ethics of America or to put in his word- trying to make America a Jewish country. Granted, he sounds convincing, when he argues like this:. The supporting authors also share how these valuable lessons can be applied to modern challenges. Telling the reader about his life as a small children all the way to his successful career in Ford's Motor Company.
So it is with every new thing. Also this book has information about when he created his self-propelling engine and his first vehicle the Quaricycle. Thinking always ahead, thinking always of trying to do more, brings a state of mind in which nothing is impossible. Очень ценно то, что многое из описанного Фордом до сих пор выглядит прорывом в бизнес-практике, даже современной. Мені стало сумно, і я її не дочитала. As we serve our jobs we serve the world.
It would not be an exaggeration if we say one of the most important factors in America's rise to super power is the transport links and Ford and his motor cars are important elements of this transition. Like when he was 15 he took apart and repaired a hand watch. He is clearly a practical man who always try to improve and change things. The majority of them make the assumption of honesty among mankind to begin with, and that of course is a prime defect. Symphonic composer Ferde Grofe composed a tone poem in Henry Ford's honor 1938.
In December 1999, Ford was among 18 included in Gallup's List of Widely Admired People of the 20th Century, from a poll conducted of the American people. It will be large enough for the family, but small enough for the individual to run and care for. My Life and Work is not a mechanistic or industry-specific formula that practitioners can follow like work instructions in a factory, but rather a holistic synergy of impartial laws of economics, science, and human behavior—a synergy that Ford called the universal code. Иногда с его мыслями соглашаешься полностью, иногда частично, иногда не соглашаешься категорически. Написана та перекладена гарно, дуже легко читається, цікаво, але.
No work with interest is ever hard. Зрештою, це відсуває на задній план чимало інших цінних якостей. Like when he was 15 he took apart and repaired a hand watch. Levinson, Henry Ford and Samuel Crowther. The man who is too set to change is dead already. Возникает желание узнать взгляд на происходящее с другой стороны, чтобы уравновесить восприятие. The thing that counts is developing it into a practical product.
Возникает Генри Форд описал историю своей компании такой, какой он хотел бы, чтобы её видели другие. I am indeed in awe with the person who brought about a dramatic change in society which initially thought that motor-vehicles were a luxury only within purview of the rich. Мені стало сумно, і я її не дочитала. He is also anti-immigration and anti-globalization. Trying to take the trade of the world can promote war. The changes have been brought about through experience in the making and not through any change in the basic principle—which I take to be an important fact demonstrating that, given a good idea to start with, it is better to concentrate on perfecting it than to hunt around for a new idea. Його ставлення до цінової політики, якості продукту, забезпечення робітників найкращими умовами праці та спрощення виробництва заслуговують на величезну повагу, а головне — ці міркування працюють.
He has a very different way of seeing things compared to many great people in history. The funeral is a mere detail. Put the Job First and Money Second Waste Is the Primary Barrier to Production and Service Hoarding as a Form of Waste Seasonal Work and Cyclical Industries The Obsolescence of the City The Role of Energy in Wealth Creation The Proper Role of Capital Tractor and Power Farming The Mechanization of Agriculture Wasteful Transportation in Agriculture Why Charity? Как по мне главная ошибка Форда это то, что всем людя Жалею, что не прочитал эту книгу намного ранее. Хоч в певних моментах можна засумніватись в ідеях які він пропагує, але не взяти їх до уваги - неможливо. Генри Форд описал историю своей компании такой, какой он хотел бы, чтобы её видели другие. His life, work, schools and systems of education are awe inspiring.