Andrew Carnegie

Andrew Pieper


Carnegie became a leading and powerful business man and a leading force in the steel industry. His industry made products for railroads, ships, bridges, automobile and more. People also say his industry helped build a nation because of what his steel industry was able to do.

Building His Industry

Andrew Carnegie invested in many different companies to make new things and to expand his business. He invested in steel and railroads making new things in those industries. He also owned many companies and the first company he owned was the Keystone Bridge Company and this was one of the many he owned.

Impact on the Business World

Andrew Carnegie made the steel industry what it is today. He also set a great example in how to invest and what to invest in. He also showed in great example how to treat your employees and mainly how to run a very, very successful business in the world today.

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