Showing results by author "Bill Conaty"


All Categories

2 results
Sort by
    • Bill Conaty on Diversifying and Developing Your Skill Sets in an Ever-Changing Workplace

    • By: Bill Conaty
    • Narrated by: Dave Summers
    • Length: 10 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    Bill Conaty, former Senior VP of General Electric, sheds light on the qualities attributed to The Talent Masters, those individuals or companies who see talent development as a competitive edge and gave Bill the title for his book. In this episode of Edgewise, Bill explains that it is important to be able to learn and conform to change, offer the widest range of skills sets as possible, and seek out opportunities in lateral skill development over promotional moves.

    Regular price: $0.99

    • The Talent Masters

    • Why Smart Leaders Put People Before Numbers
    • By: Bill Conaty, Ram Charan
    • Narrated by: Bob Walter
    • Length: 10 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 39
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 20
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 21

    If talent is the leading indicator of whether a business is up or down, a success or a failure (and it is)... do you know how to accurately judge raw human talent? Understand a person's unique combination of traits? Develop that talent? Convert what supposedly are "soft" subjective judgments about people into objective criteria that are as specific, verifiable, and concrete as the contents of a financial statement? The talent masters do. They put people before numbers for a simple reason....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Only for corporate execs

    • By Christopher W Chrebet on 12-09-10

    Regular price: $31.93