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About the Author
Bill Conaty is an American businessman and author. He was the main human resources officer for General Electric from 1993 to 2007 and chaired the National Academy of Human Resources and the Human Resource Policy Association. He departed GE in 2007 and founded Conaty Consulting. He is on the Board of Directors for the Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company and the Board of his alma mater, Bryant University. He is the coauthor, with Ram Charan, of The Talent Masters: Why Smart Leaders Put People Before Numbers.