Jack Welch as CEO of GE grew the company into one of the largest, most diverse companies in the world. He implemented many cost saving and quality programs at GE, such as Sigma 6. While he receives praise form many… Full Answer
Jack went to the University of Massachusetts Amherst, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering. When he graduated he immediatley enrolled in the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign where he earned his M.S. and Ph.D.
Jack Welch went to two colleges before he entered the ranks of General Electric. His undergraduate years were spent at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. He was a member of the Alpha chapter of the Phi Sigma Kappa fraternity there… Full Answer
John Francis "Jack" Welch's first job with General Electric was as a Junior Engineer in Pittsfield, MA. He got the job out of college in 1960 right after earning his Ph.D. at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He earned… Full Answer