Jack Welch

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Jack Welch

Jack Welch

An organization's ability to learn, and translate that learning into action rapidly, is the ultimate competitive advantage.More Jack Welch [07/10/2011 05:07:44]
Be candid with everyone.More Jack Welch [07/10/2011 05:07:51]
Change before you have to.More Jack Welch [07/10/2011 05:07:57]
Control your own destiny or someone else will.More Jack Welch [07/10/2011 05:07:04]
Face reality as it is, not as it was or as you wish it to be.More Jack Welch [07/10/2011 05:07:20]
Giving people self-confidence is by far the most important thing that I can do. Because then they will act.More Jack Welch [07/10/2011 05:07:34]
Globalization has changed us into a company that searches the world, not just to sell or to source, but to find intellectual capital - the world's best talents and greatest ideas.More Jack Welch [07/10/2011 05:07:41]
I've learned that mistakes can often be as good a teacher as success.More Jack Welch [07/10/2011 05:07:56]
If GE's strategy of investment in China is wrong, it represents a loss of a billion dollars, perhaps a couple of billion dollars. If it is right, it is the future of this company for the next century.More Jack Welch [07/10/2011 05:07:03]
If you don't have a competitive advantage, don't compete.More Jack Welch [07/10/2011 05:07:08]
My main job was developing talent. I was a gardener providing water and other nourishment to our top 750 people. Of course, I had to pull out some weeds, too.More Jack Welch [07/10/2011 05:07:22]
Strong managers who make tough decisions to cut jobs provide the only true job security in today's world. Weak managers are the problem. Weak managers destroy jobs.More Jack Welch [07/10/2011 05:07:36]
The 1980s will seem like a walk in the park when compared to new global challenges, where annual productivity increases of 6% may not be enough. A combination of software, brains, and running harder will be needed to bring that percentage up to 8% or 9%.More Jack Welch [07/10/2011 05:07:42]
The Internet is the Viagra of big business.More Jack Welch [07/10/2011 05:07:58]
Willingness to change is a strength, even if it means plunging part of the company into total confusion for a while.More Jack Welch [07/10/2011 05:07:34]
A strategy is something like, an innovative new product globalization, taking your products around the world be the low-cost producer. A strategy is something you can touch you can motivate people with be number one and number two in every business. You can energize people around the message.More Jack Welch [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
Short cycle business are being impacted by credit, and are being impacted by gasoline prices, food, distribution businesses, chemical business.More Jack Welch [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
If you don't have public hangings for bad culture in a company, if you don't take people out and let them say, they went home to spend more time with the family. It's crazy.More Jack Welch [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
In order to lead a country or a company, you've got to get everybody on the same page and you've got to be able to have a vision of where you're going. America can't have a vision of health care for everybody, green economy, regulations - can't have a bunch of piece-meal activities. It's got to have a vision.More Jack Welch [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
What's important at the grocery store is just as important in engines or medical systems. If the customer isn't satisfied, if the stuff is getting stale, if the shelf isn't right, or if the offerings aren't right, it's the same thing. You manage it like a small organization. You don't get hung up on zeros.More Jack Welch [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
I actually think that the economy has got some positives. It's got the market. It's got consumer confidence and it's got banks throwing - I mean central bankers throwing money at it around the world.More Jack Welch [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
You've got to eat while you dream. You've got to deliver on short-range commitments, while you develop a long-range strategy and vision and implement it. The success of doing both. Walking and chewing gum if you will. Getting it done in the short-range, and delivering a long-range plan, and executing on that.More Jack Welch [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
The productivity now at universities is terrible. Tenure is a terrible idea. It keeps them around forever and they don't have to work hard.More Jack Welch [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
Good business leaders create a vision, articulate the vision, passionately own the vision, and relentlessly drive it to completion.More Jack Welch [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The essence of competitiveness is liberated when we make people believe that what they think and do is important - and then get out of their way while they do it.More Jack Welch [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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