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29 Leadership Secrets from Jack Welch

3.86  ·  Rating details ·  136 Ratings  ·  14 Reviews
The first concise book of essential Welch-isms, abridged from the bestselling Get Better or Get Beaten

Jack Welch built a career out of fighting waste. 29 Leadership Secrets from Jack Welch follows in Welch's footsteps, boiling the legendary CEO's leadership successes down to 29 strategies that made GE the world's most competitive company--and Welch the world's most success
Paperback, Abridged, 108 pages
Published October 19th 2002 by McGraw-Hill Education (first published September 27th 2002)
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Apr 23, 2018 rated it it was ok
Shelves: junk
The feeling is "I read these so many times". Is it true? It is Jack Welch the source and everyone else a copy? Probably not. But I can't say. Still, it's quite boring, but if you get a chance to turn its pages for free while waiting for something or someone, than do it.
Jack Perry
Feb 02, 2014 rated it it was amazing
If you want to know how to successfully climb a mountain, ask someone who did it. Jack Welch did it in spades. While Jack Welch has a direct take no prisoners approach to not just meeting your goals but beating. In this small book Jack gives the Welch rules-don't fight the rules of success.This bible for leadership success takes you from accepting change to nurturing employees who share the company's values to removing boundaries to making quality the number one job of every employe. A no non-se ...more
Jan 31, 2016 rated it really liked it
Reading this book I realized that Jack Welch did what every good manager should do: "Cleaning the obstacles from his team's path in order to allow THEM to do their job". Jack Welch identified the problems and then consistently introduced changes in oder to tackle those problems.

The "secrets" or "strategies" discussed in the book should create more agile, communicative and self learning organization - one that puts quality as its top priority!
Oct 13, 2012 rated it it was amazing
This definetely is a very good book to understand some key aspects that are based on the decisions and major behavioural patterns of great leaders and influential people.

It does give a brief of the points that are necessary to looka at and the way things are to be looked at while making some big decisions..!

Might be 2nd or 3rd book that I read and is worthit..!
Jul 15, 2014 rated it really liked it
Shelves: self-improvement
Not quite as memorable as a Tony Robbins or Brian Tracy book ... but hey, Jack Welch is the MAN. Very few human beings have transformed a struggling behemoth like him. So no matter what: when Jack says something, I'm listening.
Jan 06, 2013 rated it liked it
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May 26, 2012 rated it really liked it
Great from the start, touching on change, empowerment, quality, bureaucracy and the like. Worth learning from the legendary CEO and applying the rules in practice.
Nelson Faria
Oct 04, 2011 rated it really liked it
really good points to focus!
Lori Grant
Mar 29, 2013 rated it it was amazing
A must-read biograpy on leadership for knowledge workers, managers, directors, C-levels, and entrepreneurs.
Sanjeew Kumar
Jan 19, 2016 rated it really liked it
Nicely compiled experiments and success stories.
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