Anand Sharma, co-founder and CEO, TBM Consulting Group

March 3, 2008

The Antidote for Global Challenges...

Leaning Forward – Building & Leading 21st Century Business

Join Anand Sharma, TBM founder and CEO of TBM Consulting Group (http://www.tbmcg.com), as he shares his vision for building and leading 21st century business. Understand how LeanSigma is a business strategy for growth and profitability– and how lean is a process for identifying and eliminate waste and unreasonable activities.

MEM students in particular will be anxious to combine your valuable engineering and business
background to create game-changing growth and differentiation for your respective companies.
Encouraging and sustaining innovation is a key principle of transformational leadership. Anand will highlight the TBM approach to high-velocity new product development called Design for LeanSigma®. Learn from real-life examples of companies who leverage lean product development to go from concept to market three- to four-times faster with development costs 50-75% less than current costs. Think about our role as a business-savvy engineer and how you can contribute to making a product development model that is critical part of your company's growth strategy.