PRAISE FOR JACK WELCH AND WINNING: 'Manager of the century.' -Fortune 'One of the greatest innovators of the past 75 years. An icon of American business.' -BusinessWeek 'The #1 choice, from history or today, to join a company board.' -Financial Times 'A candid and comprehensive look at how to succeed in business - for everyone from college graduates to CEOs.' -Bill Gates, Microsoft --This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.
Jack Welch is the Executive Chairman of the Jack Welch Management Institute, an online MBA school with more than 1,000 students. Prior to this, for 20 years, he was Chairman and CEO of General Electric Company, which was named the world's most valuable corporation and was consistently voted the most admired company in the world by Fortune magazine. Welch is active in private equity and consulting, working with dozens of businesses in a wide variety of industries. Along with speaking to upwards of a million people around the world, CNBC named Jack Welch one of the Top 10 "Rebels, Icons and Leaders" of the past 25 years.
Suzy Welch is a bestselling author, television commentator, and noted business journalist. Her last book, the New York Times bestseller 10-10-10, presents a decision-making strategy for success at work and in parenting, love, and friendship. After graduating from Harvard Business School, Mrs. Welch worked at the management consulting firm Bain & Company, before becoming an editor at the Harvard Business Review. She is on the advisory board of the Jack Welch Management Institute and actively engaged with several nonprofit organizations promoting animal rights.
More applications than theory. Real life examples, and situation you can relate to. Also, very light and easy to read.Published 9 months ago by James Y
This is the first book I have read by this famous business person. I read quickly, so it took about 30 minutes. Read morePublished on April 19, 2012 by Ray
This book is a great extension to "Winning". It's full of practical advice - without any of the meaningless baloney a lot of other business books need to fill the number of pages... Read morePublished on October 28, 2009 by Di Dr Andreas Koenig