BUSINESSWEEK ONLINE : DECEMBER 11, 2000 ISSUE
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The Welch Touch


Photo by Mark Peterson/SABA A hands-on manager who supplies the massive company's daily shot of adrenaline, Welch sets high standards and can display a fiery temper when they're not met. But Welch's charisma is most apparent when he's pursuing two of his passions: golf and teaching in ''the pit'' at GE's leadership training center in Croton-on-Hudson, N.Y., where he engages GE managers in candid exchanges.



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