Excerpt from Chapter 11 – “CASH”Published June 6, 2018
O’Reilly, Cash, and Beckworth had worked twelve-hour days the first week of
Cash’s presidency. By the middle of the second week, a workable rhythm had
developed on the production floors. Twelve people quit in frustration. Eight
people were dismissed, in addition to the top managers and their staff.
The Friday afternoon of the third week had been declared a day of celebration.
The people in the shop presented a special trophy of appreciation to
Twenty-four days after Cash’s first speech to the employees, Cash
called for a ‘council of war’. He included Rambo, Beckworth, and O’Reilly.