Make people believe what they think and do is important, and then get out of the way while they do it.
It's [the internet] like the flu it just spreads like crazy.
Good business leaders create a vision, articulate the vision, passionately own the vision, and relentlessly drive it to completion.
The Internet is the Viagra of big business.
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.
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.
Giving people self-confidence is by far the most important thing that I can do. Because then they will act.
Control your own destiny or someone else will.
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.
I was afraid of it [the internet].. Because I couldn't type.
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.
If you pick the right people and give them the opportunity to spread their wings and put compensation as a carrier behind it you almost don't have to manage them.
Face reality as it is, not as it was or as you wish it to be.
Control your own Destiny or somebody else will
Before you are a leader, success is all about growing yourself. When you become a leader, success is all about growing others.