Inspirational Management Quotes By Jack Welch
Behave Like a Small Company
. Small companies have huge competitive
advantages. They “
are uncluttered, simple informal. They thrive on passionand ridicule bureaucracy. Small companies grow on good ideas
regardless of their source. They need everyone, involve everyone, and reward or removepeople based on their contribution to winning. Small companies dream bigdreams and set the bar high
increments and fractions don’t interest them.“
. “We want to change the competitive landscape by being not justbetter than our competitors, but by taking quality to a whole new level.”
Deliver products and services you would be happy to use yourself.
. Keeping it simple. “
Simple messages travel faster, simpler designsreach the market faster and the elimination of clutter allows faster decisionmaking.
” Simplicity is not easy, but is effective.
Get Less Formal.
You must realize now how important it is to maintain thekind of corporate informality that encourages a training class to comfortably
challenge the boss’s pet ideas.” I have learned the most when people told me
a better idea they had.
In order to make sure that people are free to reach forthe impossible, you must remove anything that gets in their way. Boundariesare created no only by obstacles, they are also created by lack of resourcesand support.
See Change as an Opportunity
. Change is a big part of the reality in business.This reminds me of the old Chinese proverb that the icon for danger is thesame as the one for opportunity.
Cultivate leaders who have the four E’s of leadership:
Energy, Energize, Edge, and Execution. The best organisations I have workedin would not promote me until I developed at least one successor (who alwaysadded new improvements I would have never through of)