Thomas Watson

Talks about growth and opportunity at IBM - Transcript

"I can't come before a group of men in this business -- young men -- without my mind just automatically going back 23 years. It will be 23 years the 4th of May since I took charge of this business. At that time, we had 235 employees in all departments of the business throughout the world; today we have more than 10,000. Now I mention that because that gives you a little idea of what opportunities men have had in this business -- men who are willing to study, to acquire the necessary education. . . ."