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Host Lea Strickland talks with Michael Johnson, Managing Director of Sales for Diamond Financial Services, a national SBA Lending firm. The
The profitability of a company is significantly impacted by its ability to identify both the core client characteristics that make
Women are often overlooked or underappreciated when it comes to participating in investment forums, serving on boards, and leading companies.
The world is not objective. It is composed of people, and people are human (at least most of us are).
In every business there are activities and tasks that the owner, manager, founder, or key executives don’t like to do,
Lea Strickland, MBA CMA CFM CBM, is the founder of F.O.C.U.S. Resources, a consulting firm based in Research Triangle Park, NC. Lea works with founders, CEOs, and senior management teams to grow businesses from idea to commercial success and growth by maximizing resources through sound strategy, financial results, and optimizing operational structures.
Ms. Strickland has authored multiple books, including 10 Minute Success: Goals; Out of the Cubicle and Into Business; and Marketing Strategies Her newest book, The ABC’s of Biblical Change: Lessons from the Pentateuch, was published in 2014. Ms. Strickland has also written a free MOOC on Biblical Change for Moody Bible Institute.
Ms. Strickland has also published over 700 business and organizational articles including columns for TheStreet.com, Mainstreet.com, MWorld, and many others. She is the host of Focus on Business with Lea Strickland, a weekly radio show on WCOM-FM (Chapel Hill, NC) discussing the issues and challenges of starting, growing, and running small businesses.