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Nissan Motor took pains to explain its revival plan to parts suppliers.
My Personal History: Carlos Ghosn

Carlos Ghosn (13) A whole new Nissan (almost) overnight

Saving the automaker from a sea of red took a massive effort from all involved

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The Nissan Revival Plan produced a range of reactions worldwide. Some worried that the plan, introduced in late 1999, would lead to the destruction of traditional Japanese business relationships. Others worried about their jobs. But I wasn't putting out a plan I didn't believe in fully. I asked for trust and backed it up by saying that if we did not return to profit after a year, I would resign, as would my executive committee.

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