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The Ford Awakens

When it comes to harnessing impressive power, Ford is basically a Jedi. Well, okay, so we can't control minds. But we can control seats, and that's just as cool. We think, anyway.

Even if you don't think that’s impressive, did you hear about how Ford saved enough energy to power 72 million Christmas trees this year by making the switch to energy-efficient lightbulbs? Well, we did -- and that equals quite a few lightsabers...

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Inspired by Location Independence? Ford Has a New Option

Whether you’ve read a book like, The Four Hour Work Week, by Tim Ferriss, or have been inspired by some other book, blog post or magazine article on the merits of location independence, it’s definitely a trend that’s growing in popularity.

What is it exactly? Location independence is a term used to describe entrepreneurs who take to the streets … literally. Working and living on the road, often in a motorhome, these busy and adventurous individuals are changing the landscape of entrepreneurism.

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Did A Faster Horse Get Away From You?

Did the release of A Faster Horse zoom by too quickly for you to make it to a select theatre in time? When it comes to mustangs, that's to be expected. Not to worry! You can still catch this innovative and in-depth exploration of the cultural values surrounding this classic model's production. Check out the link below to learn how you can buy or rent your copy on Vimeo!

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Ford Encourages Women to Pursue STEM Careers

"The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires." - William Arthur Ward

Throughout life, we've all experienced varying degrees of leadership. We know the difference between being told and being inspired. Education is a huge responsibility, and not one we take lightly here at Jim Snead Ford.

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2016 Ford Fiesta: Style Has Never Been So Streamlined

At Jim Snead Ford, we know young professionals are searching for the kind of vehicle that can keep up with their fast-paced lifestyles, not only in terms performance, but technology features as well. We're excited to announce the release of the 2016 Ford Fiesta! To celebrate its modern and unique style modifications, Ford has partnered with Stylist Magazine to search for the UK's next top stylist in the #FiestaStylista competition. Have you voted for your favorite contestant? The second round of voting is going on now! Check out the link below.

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Seats Made From Soy?

Ford thinks it's high time we rethink plastic.



A paid post in The New York Times entitled "Sowing the Seeds" addresses how manufacturers can create greener plastics with crop byproducts instead of oil. It reads, "Within a year of the oil price spike, Ford’s first eco-hit rolled off production lines: Soy-based foam tucked into

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Ford Honors Shark Week on Twitter

Are you a fan of sharks? It's hard not to be. These fierce predators of the sea are terrifying and awe-inspiring all at the same time. It's no wonder then that the Discovery Channel gives viewers an annual dose of shark madness in the form of Shark Week. Shark Week features countless specials about sharks, from informative features to feeding frenzies caught on camera. What does this have to do with new Fords? As it turns out, everyone wants to get in on Shark Week -- even Ford! Check out the t
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