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There was a time, not too long ago, when I was hiring some of the biggest and best-known consulting firms in the industry and paying them oodles of fees.  I often wondered why they were able to produce results that my own people could not.  The people that I hired were as smart as the [...]

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Author: Dalip Raheja
Posted: December 14, 2017, 5:19 pm

We are often asked how we help our clients get to Category Management and we have decided to share the recipe.  Over the next three webinars we will be sharing our secret sauce and the Top 10 Big Ideas that we deploy on behalf of our clients.  While we won’t have time to go deep [...]

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Author: TMG Admin
Posted: December 8, 2017, 8:05 pm

A big thank you to those who have read this blog series and have commented on it.  The overwhelming response means that we’ve struck a chord in the community and there is interest in the topic – Wonderful!! About six weeks ago I wrote about Leadership being one of the key elements required to move [...]

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Author: Anne Kohler
Posted: December 7, 2017, 5:14 pm

I know there’s a song with that line in in but for the life of me I can’t remember what it is.  But that line does resonate with some truths that we should talk about.  First, you have to know where your here is, because without that, Transformation is just not possible.  Too often we run [...]

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Author: Dalip Raheja
Posted: November 30, 2017, 6:22 pm

 Since this is the beginning of a long holiday weekend, we thought we would delay our usual blog post. We hope you have a happy, healthy and safe holiday weekend with friends and loved ones.   From all of us at The Mpower Group

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Author: TMG Admin
Posted: November 22, 2017, 3:13 pm