Essays Tagged: "General Electric"

Compaq Corporation, The intention of this project is to demonstrate the function of production planning in a non- artificial environment

n that we are to base our decisions on. The manufacturer depicted in this simulation was actually a General Electric facility that produced black and white television sets Syracuse, New York. Unfortun ...

(8 pages) 217 0 4.8 Feb/1996

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Case Study in Boeing

licy over the last 50 years than aerospace. The major players in the aerospace industry are Boeing, General Electric, McDonnell Douglas, and Pratt & Whitney-have helped secure the peace and have c ... licy over the last 50 years than aerospace. The major players in the aerospace industry are Boeing, General Electric, McDonnell Douglas, and Pratt & Whitney-have helped secure the peace and have c ...

(2 pages) 471 3 3.7 Jan/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Ge studies.

Company backgroundFrom jet engines to TV broadcasting; plastics to power plants, General Electric (GE) is plugged in to most businesses that have shaped the modern world. The compan ... argest financial services companies in the U.S. Other operations include the NBC television network.General Electric in e-businessGE's approach to e-business involves addressing supply side, manufactu ... ss services to its customers. For example 670 miles away in Detroit, another brick-and-mortar icon, General Motors, is undergoing its own E-business transformation. Like GE, the automaker is trying to ...

(3 pages) 186 0 4.7 Jul/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Transitioning from High school to College

xciting, and unfamiliar setting. My mornings were no longer greeted with the sweet alto voice of my general electric alarm clock. Due to the changes that I was going through transitioning from high sc ...

(3 pages) 56 0 4.1 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Frigidaire Appliance - MArketing Strategy

ery competitive environment. Frigidaire has four major competitors in the United States: Whirlpool, General Electric, Maytag and Amana. These manufacturers produce the products that would be competing ...

(2 pages) 178 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Promotion Strategies

ed a cool $2 million, costing advertising heavyweights such as Allstate, Anheuser-Busch, Chevrolet, General Electric, Hewlett-Packard, as well as Walt Disney and Universal Studios a mere four cents a ...

(6 pages) 389 0 4.5 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

India

just starting, but the country's brainpower is already reshaping Corporate AmericaAs you pull into General Electric's (GE ) John F. Welch Technology Center, a uniformed guard waves you through an iro ...

(14 pages) 332 0 4.7 Jul/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Effective Meetings: Building Teams Through Communication

is is true with effective communication within business meetings. Former Chief Executive Officer of General Electric, Jack Welch (n.d.), once said, " We bring together the ideas, turning the meetings ...

(7 pages) 298 0 2.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Leadership and Communication

Information System Technology - How General Electric conducts business using Information Technology

ng technologies that can be brought to life at their production facilities quicker than ever before.General Electric is a large company that must track all assets within its structure. As one should b ... contact that works closely with the user and the customer from start to finish.Work Cited:Website: General Electric: http://www.ge.com/en/company/companyinfoWebsite: Wall Street News alert: Soft Net ...

(2 pages) 170 0 3.5 Apr/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Computer and Electronics Companies

The progression of the toaster and why it progressed

osed toaster with the new alloy Nichrome used as the heating element.In July 1909, Frank Shailor of General Electric invented the D-12. The model shown here is the third version of the D-12, it had a ...

(2 pages) 727 0 0.0 May/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

Jack Welch- Human Resource Leader

st and most effective business leaders of all time was Jack Welch, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of General Electric (GE). Over his 20 years as CEO, he established himself as the most admired business ... me faults in Jack Welch's leadership skills, although they had little effect on his ability to make General Electric successful.Jack Welch truly redesigned the way an organization treats and values th ...

(11 pages) 229 1 5.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Customers and CRM in GE.

egment focusing on customer relationship management, customer lifetime value and customer retention.General Electric (GE), a diversified company and already so successful in the old economy, was not s ... t, why they were doing well and, more importantly, what customers wanted..." (Anon, 2004, p10).Even General Electric, already so successful in the old economy, has not been spared of the shift. And, t ...

(18 pages) 426 1 4.6 Oct/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Internal and External Factors of Wal-Mart.

tity. This super store is the world's largest retailer and company. Unbelievably, it is bigger than General Motors, General Electric and Exxon Mobile. Fast Company reports:"Wal-Mart sold 244.5 billion ... ear. It sells in three months what number-two retailer Home Depot sells in a year. In a category of general merchandise and groceries, Wal-Mart no longer has any real rivals. It does more business tha ...

(5 pages) 282 0 4.5 Nov/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Jack Welch

Over his 20 year tenure as CEO of General Electric Jack Welch was able to bring the company from a $12 billion dollars a year in 1981 ...

(5 pages) 193 0 3.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

SIX SIGMA IN FREESCALE SEMICONDUCTOR (M) SDN BHD

n the USA and further development of the concept took place in the early 1990's with companies like General Electric, ABB, Honeywell and Allied Signal. Each of these organisations has boasted signific ... l years before a company begins to see bottom-line results. Texas Instruments, Scientific-Atlantic, General Electric, and Allied Signal are a few of the companies that practice Six Sigma.The table bel ...

(32 pages) 361 0 3.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Hydrogen

s were invented by Sir William Robert Grove. However, they were not put to use until the 1960s when General Electric established workable proton-exchange membrane cells used as power supplies in the A ...

(3 pages) 37 0 0.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Marketing Plan: Phase II Paper

ntroduction of the latest innovation in cooking products development - the GE Range Safety Sensor - General Electric (GE) must determine the viability of the product in the existing household applianc ... climate of the existing market, and competition. With the invention of the GE Range Safety Sensor, General Electric hopes to achieve a competitive advantage within the market while satisfying the wan ...

(4 pages) 746 0 3.7 Aug/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

General Electric Compared to Tyco International

General Electric and Tyco International are classified as conglomerates each approaching their busin ... In looking at both GE's and Tyco's market-to-book ratios along with the return on equity shows that General Electric has done a much better job of providing greater shareholder wealth. The Market Capi ... alization into common shareholders equity we arrive at 346% versus Tyco at 181%. The net income for General Electric is 16 billion versus Tyco at 3 billion. When the net income is divided by the commo ...

(3 pages) 185 0 1.7 Nov/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Computer and Electronics Companies

GE's Two-Decade Transformation: Jack Welch's Leadership

st and most effective business leaders of all time was Jack Welch, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of General Electric (GE). Over his 20 years as CEO, he established himself as one of the most admired b ... n, "Where do we go from here?"The Issue at HandIn September 2001, Welch resigned his seat as CEO of General Electric. The company's performance during his tenure was astonishing. Looking back, he took ...

(2 pages) 312 0 3.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Computer and Electronics Companies

Jack Welch

What is Jack Welch’s mission and how did he approach it?An employee of General Electric [GE] since 1960, and CEO since 1981, Jack Welch became a business icon in his strat ...

(2 pages) 105 0 2.5 May/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies