Happy Patriots’ Day


In 2009, Public Consulting Group started a strategic alliance with the Massachusetts Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired.  For the past 15 years, #PCGCares has raised over $100,000 in association with Team With A Vision which is an official charity for the Boston Athletic Association and the Boston Marathon.  This year, PCG’s Tony Ong…

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Happy to Help

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Doing Business During War – Three Dots to Connect If you are reading this post, then I expect you have heard of PCG and our work across the globe helping governments help their most vulnerable populations.  It’s hard work, but it’s about to get much harder. Over the past 35 years, PCG has expanded to all…

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3 Mins @ Sunset: Happy Endings

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To watch this blog Click Here Back in the early 1990s, I wrote a children’s book entitled:  Farmer Lloyd & Grannie’s Big Farm in the Mountains.  The last sentence of the book reads, “And everyone lived happily ever after – (all good bedtime stories end that way.)” This blog is NO bedtime story. Most of…

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5 Mins. @ Sunrise: Be Positive

Hello, this is Tony Brown and welcome to 5 Mins at Sunset.  This episode is entitled:  “Be Positive (B+),” and we are going to talk about three things:  Negativity surrounding all this COVID crap, a seminar I took about a book entitled “Positive Intelligence”, and one of our favorite singer/song writers Ms. Maggie Rose. Hopefully,…

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Happy Holidays @Home!

Play Video 3 Tips for Remote Thriving in 2021 Before we get started today … from our home to yours … Happy Holidays! Be safe, be healthy, and most importantly be happy! Today’s topic is Remote Thriving in 2021. None of us wants to just survive … most of us wanna thrive. Time is a…

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Albert Einstein “Do You Believe in God?”

When Einstein gave lectures at U.S. universities, the recurring question that students asked him most was: “Do you believe in God?” from Google images And he answered, “I believe in the God of Spinoza.” Baruch de Spinoza was a Dutch philosopher considered one of the great rationalists of 17th century philosophy, along with Descartes. Here…

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5 Mins. @ Sunset: R U Sad?

If you believe your career should be an integrated part of your life, then reflecting on how happiness and/or sadness affects your performance is good professional development. If you are sad, it is likely you can not optimize your humanity … much less whatever you do to earn a paycheck. Let’s go to work. Mrs.…

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5 Qualities of Great Leaders

I got a computer-generated SPAM email from Susy Jackson, News Editor for LinkedIn, and she asked me two very specific questions related to Leonard Mlodinow’s post about his friend Stephen Hawking’s thoughts on great leaders: “Is the ability to pivot or change course critical to being a good leader?” “What qualities do you think make…

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5 Mins. @ Sunset: PLAN

Plan Your Work, Work Your Plan Make Sure You End Up Where You Want to Be! This week’s episode is about Plan Your Work, Work Your Plan. We’re here at Penley Produce where I first learned about the fundamentals of work planning. I work here on this family farm with my granddaddy (Mr. Lloyd Adam…

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