A Tribute to Jack Welch: Manager of the Century

Authors

  • Mohd Ossama Management Teacher, Lucknow, INDIA

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.31033/ijemr.10.5.4

Keywords:

Jack Welch, GE, Leadership, Six Sigma

Abstract

Jack Welch was the CEO of General Electric (GE) from 1981 – 2001, when the company expanded significantly, its worth grew multifold, he was named -Manager of the Century by the Fortune magazine.  The company saw increased market value from around $14 billion to $410 billion odd under his stewardship. This essay tries to highlight the importance of his leadership skills and his business decisions that shaped the course for the company. He has been an icon for future managers, he died in 2020.

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Published

2020-10-31

How to Cite

Mohd Ossama. (2020). A Tribute to Jack Welch: Manager of the Century. International Journal of Engineering and Management Research, 10(5), 17–18. https://doi.org/10.31033/ijemr.10.5.4