General Electric

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Power Failure by William D Cohan review – pulling the plug
General Electric was a 20th-century industrial empire. What caused it to fall apart?

Hettie O'Brien

17, Nov, 2022 @11:00 AM

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‘The stakes couldn’t be higher’: GE urged to invest in green US jobs
Labor and environmental groups are demanding that General Electric stop offshoring jobs and invest in renewable energy

Michael Sainato

12, Oct, 2021 @9:00 AM

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‘Devastation’: how aviation industry’s Covid crisis is hitting towns across UK
Workers from Belfast to Caerphilly fear mass unemployment as government fails to offer support

John Harris

24, Aug, 2020 @10:55 AM

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Jack Welch: a titan who embodied the worst traits of modern capitalism | Business leader
The former General Electric boss had a ruthless management style that sowed the seeds of the company’s decline

08, Mar, 2020 @11:40 AM

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Jack Welch obituary
Chairman and chief executive of General Electric with a fearsome reputation who set the trend for ‘downsizing’

Roger Cowe

03, Mar, 2020 @1:43 PM

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Jack Welch, former GE boss and 'manager of the century', dies at 84
‘Neutron Jack’ expanded General Electric to become world’s biggest company

Jasper Jolly

02, Mar, 2020 @4:46 PM

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Peter Kirstein obituary
Computer scientist regarded as ‘the European father of the internet’

Elisabetta Mori

09, Feb, 2020 @5:08 PM

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The biggest business con of 2019: fleecing workers while bosses get rich
From Boeing to Whole Foods, companies are touting social responsibility as profits soar. Don’t believe a word of it

Robert Reich

29, Dec, 2019 @9:00 AM

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UK aerospace industry steps up no-deal Brexit plan to switch regulator
Six hundred UK-based firms have signed up to move from Civil Aviation Authority to European regulator

Jasper Jolly

28, Jul, 2019 @2:24 PM

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'He pulled the wool over our eyes': workers blame Trump for moving jobs overseas
Trump pledged to stop ‘offshoring’ but manufacturing workers at GE and Carrier say Trump has broken his campaign promise

Michael Sainato

10, Jul, 2019 @6:00 AM

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Why doesn’t Britain have a Huawei of its own? The answer speaks volumes | Aditya Chakrabortty
Two decades ago, the General Electric Company was a global tech titan, says Guardian columnist Aditya Chakrabortty

Aditya Chakrabortty

08, May, 2019 @5:00 AM

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Once an American powerhouse, can General Electric regain its spark?
The former titan of US industry is struggling to cope with crippling debt and could be staring into the abyss

Jasper Jolly

01, Dec, 2018 @4:00 PM

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