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Recently, I was asked if I was going to fire an employee who made a mistake that cost the company 600,000. No, I replied, I just spent 600,000 training him. Why would I want somebody to hire his experience

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Thomas John Watson, Sr.

Thomas John Watson Sr. was an American businessman. He served as the chairman and CEO of International Business Machines He oversaw the company's growth into an international force from 1914 to 1956.

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