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COLLECTION Identifier: MSS:6592 1940-2011 O474

Kenneth H. Olsen collection

State of the Company, Tape 1 of 3, Business Directions, 1989 May 4 Digital

Scope and Contents This is a video recording produced by Digital Equipment Corp. regarding the "State of the Company" in May 1989. This is the first of three parts. It focuses on Digital's business directions and includes clips of the state of the company presentation. Digital president Ken Olsen talks about supporting the sales force in the field by making it easier for the business to connect with its customers. Olsen highlights that the sales force is the Digitals' focal point and that customers drive its...

State of the Company, Tape 2 of 3, Philosophy and Values, 1989 May 4 Digital

Scope and Contents This is a video recording produced by Digital Equipment Corp. regarding the "State of the Company" in May 1989. This is the second of three parts. It focuses on Digital's philosophy and values and includes clips of the state of the company presentation. In 1989, Digital Equipment was in the process of revisiting its values in order to clarify them and to make sure the new employees understand them. Ken Olsen discusses the core values of the company and states that its employees are its most...

State of the Company, Tape 3 of 3, Ken Olsen's Wlecome, Address and Q&A Session, 1989 May 4 Digital

Scope and Contents

This is a video recording produced by Digital Equipment Corp. regarding the "State of the Company" in May 1989. This is the third of three parts and includes DEC president Ken Olsen's welcome address and a question and answer session with employees.