Topics: John D. Rockefeller, ExxonMobil, Rockefeller family Pages: 3 (583 words) Published: March 22, 2013
Samson, Mary Ann C.
Persef1 A59
Prof. Katrina Diano
Given the results of the test, the career I see myself in years from now are: 1. Manufacturing
2. Marketing, Sales & Services
3. Transportation, Distribution & Logistics
John Davison Rockefeller (July 8, 1839 – May 23, 1937)
He founded Standard Oil as an Ohio partnership with his brother William. As kerosene and gasoline grew in importance, Rockefeller's wealth soared, and he became the world's richest man and the first American worth more than a billion dollars. Adjusting for inflation, he is often regarded as the richest person in history. He is also the founder of both the University of Chicago and Rockefeller University and funded the establishment of Central Philippine University in the Philippines. Why I was interested with John Rockefeller?

I’m not totally interested in the field of industry and philanthropy; but I was interested on the establishment of school. Based from the result, service is my top 1 career cluster of interest. I’m planning on establishing an environment which the people can have the best education system. Rockefeller did what I’m dream of. Why I was interested with John Rockefeller?

Aside from this, marketing, manufacturing, and sales are also my career clusters of interest. I admired Rockefeller because he not only has the kindness to help people, but also has the ability and power to become the first great U.S. business trust. The combination of powerful and kindness is what I dream of. This is the reason why I’m interested with him but not other people because only good at one field cannot let me admire him a lot. He was an American industrialist and philanthropist, the founder of the Standard Oil Company, which dominated the oil industry and also was the first great U.S. business trust. He revolutionized the petroleum industry and defined the structure of modern philanthropy.

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