Professional Background


Conrad Taylor founded TCF Business Group in 2005 to help leaders solve problems that keep them awake. The award-winning author and Senior Advisor at Cicero Group is an effective sounding board because of difference-making insights gleaned over 35 years in shop-floor-to-CEO roles at small, mid-sized, and large businesses . Experiences solving complex strategy and implementation problems across healthcare, industrial, consumer products, government, management consulting, and nonprofit industries enable his efforts. Conrad is adept at identifying blind spots and obstacles to better decisions.


Undergraduate and graduate training at MIT's Sloan School of Management, West Point, and Emory University's Goizueta Business School combine with Conrad's hands-on experiences to provide a solid base of expertise for lifelong learning and adaptation. Taylor's venture into new territory, writing award-winning PATH to FREEDOM: My Story of Perseverance, is an example. The Smithsonian displays his book in its Anacostia Museum Library. The Institute selected the memoir for its value as a resource about the culture and history of black people in the Western HemisphereSee LinkedIN for more.


So, what keeps you up at night?