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 contributes difference-making insights gleaned over 35 years in shop-floor-to-CEO roles at small, mid-sized, and large businesses. His experiences solving complex strategy and implementation problems across healthcare, industrial, consumer products, government, management consulting, and nonprofit industries inform his advice. He is adept at identifying blind spots and obstacles hindering better decisions. Conrad enjoys being a sounding board.


Conrad holds a Bachelor's in Applied Sciences and Engineering from the United States Military Academy at West Point, a Master's from the Sloan School of Management at MIT, and Executive Management Certification from the Goizueta Business School at Emory University. Those achievements combine with hands-on experiences to provide a solid base of expertise for lifelong learning and adaptation. See LinkedIN for more.


Taylor ventured into new territory, when he wrote award-winning PATH to FREEDOM: My Story of Perseverance. 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 Hemisphere.


So, what keeps you up at night?