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Egret Consulting Group has over 68 years of industry ties and relationships. We actively assist our clients in providing industry insights and solutions. We’ve referred consulting firms to our client companies, assisted in marketing companies for sale to our clients and helped steer researchers to informational sites or organizations.

We regularly search for information on the size of the industry as well sub-market niches; like wire/cable, LED or specifying consultant firms. As leaders in the industry, we value our ability to become a resource for electrical industry news to members of our community.

Thin Slicing

by Ted Konnerth It’s a fascinating process to help client companies find key talent. It starts with the ‘needs analysis’; which is roughly akin to designing Superman. We’re advised that a degree is required; with a minimum accum. MBA highly

References, Job-hoppers and Talent Shortage

by Ted Konnerth We’ve conducted roughly 70,000 interviews over the past 11+ years. We’ve successfully placed over 500 new employees and we’ve weathered two deep recessions, so we feel pretty good about our track record. Nationally, “WE”

Legacy Investments and Channel Tension

by Ted Konnerth The city of Los Angeles has embarked on a project to convert every street light on their system to LED technology. LA has 210,000 street lights on its system (City of LA is a municipal provider of energy). The project is in its first

Talent Acquisition in a Declining Supply

by Ted Konnerth Most people assume that with high unemployment, the availability of quality talent is as easy as posting an opening and waiting for the flow of hundreds of well-qualified applicants. Let’s disabuse you of that notion and begin by u

EPACT and YOU

by Ted Konnerth I returned from the SSL Summit conference this week where I heard a presentation on the Energy Policy Act of 2005. EPACT, as it is commonly called has been around 5 years. It offers rebates; CASH rebates to companies, business owners