Award-winning Charlotte author Chia-Li Chien to participate in expert panel at the 11th Annual Presidents’ Forum of Charlotte at The Employers Association on Dec. 5, 2012
by Chia-Li Chien | Dec. 03, 2012
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CHARLOTTE – Chia-Li Chien, successful business owner and award-winning author and columnist, will participate in the expert panel discussion at the 11th Annual Presidents’ Forum of Charlotte, on Dec. 5, at The Employers Association, 3020 West Arrowood Rd., Charlotte, 28273.
The Presidents’ Forum is The Entrepreneurship Institute’s premier networking event held annually in 16 cities throughout the country. The event brings together CEO Network participants and Partners from various industries and disciplines to share knowledge, generate ideas and make valuable connections.
Successful owners and prominent leaders, such as Chia-Li Chien, discuss best practices to resolve key business issues.
Founded in 1976, The Entrepreneurship Institute’s primary mission is to provide business owners and professionals with opportunities to acquire the knowledge and access the resources needed to grow their companies and create new jobs in their communities.
The Entrepreneurship Institute (www.tei.net), based in Columbus, Ohio, has 16 chapters nationwide, including Charlotte.
Chien, a Charlotte business consultant, has recently released her latest book, Work Toward Reward. The book is available on Amazon.com at http://amzn.to/QVoBTs.
Work Toward Reward guides small business owners toward gaining more value for their business by
- Answering many of the questions small business owners have in terms of how to build equity value in the company without sacrificing the quality of their financial independence;
- Serving as a comprehensive guide to assist business owners in making strategic decisions to grow in equity value, allowing them the option to cash out with favorable and optimum timing;
- Helping businesses be more efficient and profitable, and therefore create more meaningful jobs, which will help the local community and national economy.
Work Toward Reward will also show owners how to avoid being in the one-third of all businesses that close without the owners receiving their deserved cash and business value.
Chia-Li Chien, CFP®, PMP, is CEO and chief strategist at Value Growth Institute, which is dedicated to helping private business owners increase the value of their firms, and faculty member of the American Management Association. Her blog and newsletter was recently named a top small business resource by the New York Times “You’re the Boss” blog. She is available for consulting, speaking engagements and workshops. She can be reached at http://valuegrowthinstitute.com, http://chialichien.com or email@example.com.
As an influential rainmaker in the Chinese and other Asian communities, Chia-Li Chien is often sought for her opinion and counsel. She is a Certified Financial Planner (CFP), Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor (CRPC), Charter Trust and Estate Planner (CTEP) and a Project Management Professional (PMP). Prior to her financial career, Chien held various management and executive positions in Fortune 500 companies. Besides serving business owners, she is an active contributor to the community and non-profit organizations. She is currently serving as President-Elect of Financial Planning Association (FPA) of Charlotte and Chair of the Pro Bono Advisory Committee for the FPA on the national level.
Chien’s previous book, Show Me The Money/Run Your Business like a Prosperous Investor, was a Best Book Awards Finalist by USA Book News. In addition, Show Me The Money was named runner-up of its annual competition honoring the best books of the 2010 holiday season.
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Blog site: http://chialichien.com/cal/blog.html