Author(s): Jack Welch
Looks both inside the company, from leadership to picking winners to making change happen, and outside the company, at competition and mergers. This business how-to book also focuses on managing your career - from finding the right job to achieving work-life balance. It contains author's personal anecdotes and solutions to various problems.
Jack Welch began his career with the General Electric Company in 1960, and in 1981 became the company's 8th Chairman and CEO. During his tenure, GE's market capitalization increased by $400 billion, making it the world's most valuable corporation, consistently voted the most admired company in the world by Fortune magazine, and the Financial Times named him one of the three most admired business leaders in the world today. Retiring from GE in 2001, he published his autobiography Jack: Straight from the Gut, an international bestseller. Suzy Welch is the former editor of the Harvard Business Review and an experienced management consultant. She is best known as a writer and editor of numerous books and articles about leadership, change and HR management.