What if I told you that you (Yes, YOU!) could help hundreds, thousands or even millions of people by giving back? Volunteerism has and continues to be the backbone of grassroots movements and affects areas such as health, civil rights, politics and more. While National Volunteer Month just passed (April), TCGi would like to highlight […]
Wakanda, the homeland of Black Panther/T’Challa may be a fictional place, but it’s “power” is very real. Yes, to some ‘Black Panther’ is just another superhero movie. But it is way more than that. The preliminary notes to its importance are the obvious: First Major Superhero of Color Predominantly Black Cast Highest Budget for a […]
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. wasn’t just a man of peace, he was and is a symbol of hopes and dreams fulfilled. On this MLK day, we would like to revisit a story that highlights the hopes and dreams fulfilled of three innovative, determined and historic women: Dorothy Vaughn, Mary Jackson and Katherine Johnson – […]
TCGi kept it all the way up with accolades and announcements! With new partnerships and expanded capabilities, our 2017 looks to end on a great note! […]
TCGi Summer Intern Blog Series #3: Sarah DeAngelis – From Villanova to Cape Town to TCGi and Beyond!
Hi, my name is Sarah DeAngelis. I just graduated in May from Villanova University with majors in Accounting and International Business. This summer, I am assisting TCGi’s Controller, Margaretta Essilfie, in the accounting department. I am enjoying working with the close knit team and developing my technical accounting skills. My responsibilities include performing reconciliations of […]
Maverick Spend, Rogue Spending and Tail Spend — A Brief Primer (different names, same procurement challenge)
Introduction Maverick Spend, Rogue Spending and Tail Spend are common terms in procurement. As an adjective, rogue can be defined as unpredictable. Maverick can be defined as unorthodox or independent. Well, Tail, we’ll explain that in a minute. Clearly, when talking about your procurement spend processes and procedures, these are not descriptors that will instill […]
Hi! My name is Sama (pronounced like summer with a Brooklyn accent) and I am one of the three interns working at TCGi this summer. My internship involved working on the data procurement team. The two people I have interacted most with are, Margaretta, the company controller and Sandhya, the IT and implementation specialist. There […]
My name is Natalie Brooks and I am one of three interns working at TCGi for the summer. I go to Virginia Tech and will be heading into my Junior year this fall. Here at TCGi I am working very closely with the data analytics team which includes Kathleen DeAngelis, Director of Client Services and […]
Learn what the biggest Challenges facing Procurement Organizations are in 2016 as stated by 100 Procurement Executives.