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Outsource tax advisor

In the past, I’ve been a big proponent of doing my taxes myself, but found this year that I wanted to outsource them. Having worked with a number of bookkeepers in the area, I knew what I was looking for – someone who could increase my ability to do what I need to do, without … Read more

Sustainable Communities | Extraordinary Business

The Marketplace – including customers, clients, potential clients and other businesses Vendors – people who we purchase goods and services from who essentially make it easier to do our business Employees – people who work for us and essentially are the driving forces behind our businesses Investors – who have demonstrated and put money behind … Read more

Building Relationships: Communications Strategy | Extraordinary Business

Aepiphanni Business Consulting: The Business Strategy People is a Strategy Consulting Firm dedicated to serving the needs of small to medium sized business leaders and executives. We specialize in helping leaders create extraordinary businesses.  We welcome clients in the personal and professional services industries, including Creative and Design Services, Software & IT Services, Professional Services … Read more

Strategic Partnerships | Extraordinary Business

Know your business – start with a business assessment. Make sure you have an understanding of how the role you seek to fill impacts your business – cost, personal service, intimacy with your business, etc. Know the role you wish to fill – qualifications, requirements, industry understanding, education, experience, etc. Know your business beliefs – … Read more

SSDD.and do it All, Again

“Same Stuff Different Day,” or versions of it has been made an infamous response to greetings, made famous by movies featuring employees of “corporate America.”   The people that use this phrase are those who begrudgingly go to work, push their pencils around all day, confuse “hardly working” with “working hard,” take long lunches, call off … Read more

It's Time to Fire the Chief Bottle Washer!!!

I come from years and years in the small business end of the restaurant industry, where owners tout the title: “Chef,Owner and Chief Bottle Washer.” I decided after very little thought and planning, that I would follow in the tradition as a restaurateur and serial entrepreneur, and don the illustrious title when I opened, in … Read more

Trusted Partner

In our evolving, highly networked, interconnected world, it is easier to connect with people than ever before.  Working with peer groups and mastermind groups from all over the world is not unheard of.  Many of us have social network contacts that span the globe. While there are a number of advantages to being highly networked, … Read more

Never Fly Alone

A mentor of mine once said, “Rick, you’ve got to find yourself a good wing man. When you are flying your plane, you cannot expect to see where you are going, where your target is and watch out for the enemy all at one time. You’ve to got to find a good wing man to … Read more

Strategic Partner or A Good Idea

Aepiphanni Business Solutions, we are dedicated to serving the needs of small business owners. We specialize in helping you develop strategies for your organization, and are committed to your success. If you have further questions about creating your strategy or developing your vision, please give me, Rick Meekins, a call at 678-265-3908, or email us … Read more