Jack

Jack

Straight From the Gut

eBook - 2003 | Second eBook edition
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Baker & Taylor
The CEO of General Electric looks back on his distinguished career with the corporation and shares his personal philosophy of business and innovative managerial style.

Hachette Book Group
In an anticipated book on business management for our time, Jack Welch surveys the landscape of his career running General Electric, one of the world's largest and most successful corporations. Here he reveals his philosophy and management style.

Baker
& Taylor

The CEO of General Electric looks back on his distinguished career with the corporation and shares his personal philosophy of business and innovative managerial style. (Business & Finance)

Publisher: New York : Warner Books, 2003
Edition: Second eBook edition
ISBN: 9780759509191
0759509190
9780759509252
0759509255
Branch Call Number: OVERDRIVE
Additional Contributors: Byrne, John A.
OverDrive, Inc

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Aug 14, 2014

I admit to not finishing this book as my stomach isn't infinitely strong. I assume Welch included the word -- gut -- because his book is highly bacterial? The only reason GE, which pays no federal income tax, by the way, is still around is due to their accessing those TARP bailout funds which were supposed to be for the banksters [and also free money from the Fed]. Welch did lead the way in offshoring professional-level jobs, beginning the 1984-85: R&D scientific jobs, engineering jobs, programmer jobs, tech jobs and the usual manufacturing jobs. GE was briefly a successful company only insofar as it accesses financial capital or fantasy finance, which did them in during the global economic meltdown, and they should have been allowed to collapse. Welch effectively restructured GE into a private equity/hedge fund.

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