JANET LOWE is the bestselling author of several business books including Damn Right!: Behind the Scenes with Berkshire Hathaway Billionaire Charlie Munger (Wiley) and Value Investing Made Easy. Formerly the financial editor of the San Diego Tribune, she has written more than 200 business articles for such publications as Newsweek, the Christian Science Monitor, and the Los Angeles Times.
PART I: THE JACK WELCH LEGACY.
The House of Magic: How Welch Became an American Icon.
The Gospel of Good Management.
PART II: GENERAL ELECTRIC THEN AND NOW.
The Companies General Electric Dumped.
The Companies General Electric Acquired.
Building from Within.
The Globalization of General Electric.
The Dark Side of the Legacy.
PART III: THE FUTURE.
The Meta-Corporation: General Electric after Welch.
Welch after General Electric.
Welch's Place in History.
Appendix A: General Electric and Jack Welch: The Chronology.
Appendix B: GE Values.
Appendix C: The CERES Principles.
Appendix D: General Electric Businesses.
Appendix E: General Electric--Nineteen-Year Performance Figures: 1980--1999.