Jack Welch and the GE Way : Management Insights and Leadership Secrets of the Legendary CEO

by Robert Slater

Paper Book, 1999



Call number

IBMC Library - HD 9697 A3 U5678 1999


New York : McGraw-Hill


0070581045 / 9780070581043




"Jack Welch's innovative leadership strategies revived a lagging GE, transforming it into a powerhouse with a staggering $300 billion-plus market capitalization. In writing Jack Welch and the GE Way, author Robert Slater was given unprecedented access to Welch and other prominent GE insiders. What emerged is a brilliant portrait that tells you what makes Jack Welch tick. Learn how to work the Welch magic on your own company as you find out how he dismantled the boundaries between management layers, between engineers and marketers, between GE and its customers to streamline the process of getting products and services to market. Get details on Welch's far-reaching Six Sigma quality initiative, and discover how its principles and standards can save billions of dollars ... how and why he has made GE a truly global company (and why you must think global as well) ... and all the other Welch "midas touch" strategies you can put to work in your organization, at every level!"--… (more)

Local notes

Jack Welch Launches His Revolution; 1 --; Part I; Act Like a Leader, Not a Manager; 15 --; Part II; Building the Market-Leading Company; 57 --; Part III; Forging the Boundaryless Organization; 109 --; Part IV; Harnessing Your People for Competitive Advantage; 133 --; Part V; Push Service and Globalization for Double-Digit Growth; 175 --; Part VI; Drive Quality throughout the Organization; 203 --; Part VII; The Toughest Boss/Most Admired Manager in America; 241 --; Part VIII; Jack Welch's Vision for the Millennium; 265
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