Thomas J. Watson Quotes (34 quotes)
“Nothing so conclusively proves a man's ability to lead others as what he does from day to day to lead himself.”
―Thomas J. Watson
Article published in THINK, IBM's company magazine
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsThomas J. Watson
Born: February 17, 1874
Died: June 19, 1956 (aged 82)
Occupation: Scientist, business
Bio: Thomas John Watson, Sr. was the chairman and CEO of International Business Machines, who oversaw that company's growth into an international force from 1914 to 1956. Watson developed IBM's distinctive management style and corporate culture, and turned the company into a highly-effective selling organization, based largely around punched card tabulating machines.
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