William Russell - Businessmen

Businessmen

  • William Hepburn Russell (1812–1872), founder of the Pony Express
  • William Greeneberry Russell (1818–1887), American miner

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Robber Baron (industrialist)
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... While they do a laringotomized marketing executive presents a lecture to a businessmen's seminar, reciting passage after passage in an impersonal, mechanical tone ... The lecturer teaches the businessmen how to "stimulate consumption" via the substitution of small shops (where the customer was forced to talk to the shop-owner and so ... The robot-voiced marketing executive concludes his exposition and is cheered by the businessmen' crowd, who congratulate him as they all leave the meeting room ...
Mafias - Protection Rackets - Protection From Competition
... Mafiosi sometimes protect businessmen from competitors by threatening their competitors with violence ... If two businessmen are competing for a government contract, the protected can ask his mafioso friends to bully his rival out of the bidding process ... overseeing and enforcement of collusive agreements between businessmen ...

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    Like many businessmen of genius he learned that free competition was wasteful, monopoly efficient. And so he simply set about achieving that efficient monopoly.
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    Like many businessmen of genius he learned that free competition was wasteful, monopoly efficient. And so he simply set about achieving that efficient monopoly.
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