Jack Welch & The G.E. Way: Management Insights and Leadership Secrets of the Legendary CEO
Jack Welchâ��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 t...more
I enjoyed listening to this book very much. I had heard so much about Welch's reputation, but I wasn't intimately familiar as the '80s & '90s (the height of his career) I was in school.
There are many things that Jack did that I like (6 Sigma, workout, results, removal of beurocracy) but some things that I didn't like.
The main thing I didn't like, was his creation of RIF simply based on cutting cost. I believe that for my generation seeing this, as we went th...more