"Treat Others The Way They Want to be Treated." Working with Ron, I have become a better leader, entrepreneur, and person. Training others is easier, profits are increasing, and I sleep in peace at night.
-- Dave Young

“I want to thank Ron for his Nine Principles and the profound effect they have on my life. He has taught me first to discover my purpose and then to direct all my activities around fulfilling that purpose. Now I can say “No” with confidence and find satisfaction in a focused existence.”
-- Charity Beall"

I live my life by these nine principles. I had Ron create a poster of these principles that I hang on my office wall so I do not forget them.
-- Litsa Voulgaris

I got one hour a day back using Ron's Nine Principles.
-- D.A. Stauffer

I have totally changed how I think aboutmy business and my life
-- Maureen Gechter



Books By Ron Finklestein:


49 Marketing Secrets (THAT WORK) to Grow Sales


The Platinum Rule for Small Business Mastery

Celebrating Success! 14 Ways to Create a Successful Company


Nine Principles for Inspired Action: A New & Targeted Perspective

 


Ron Finklestein

Areas of Expertise:

Business Coaching
Leadership/Management
Marketing
Small Business
 






 
After a successful consulting career, Ron has spent the past six years building his business, AKRIS INC, and helping entrepreneurs and business owners build their businesses by helping them solve the tough problems that hold them back. Ron is called "Your Small Business Success Expert" by his clients because of his passion for their success and his knowledge of business. Ron is passionate about making a difference in people's lives by helping them to achieve their business and personal goals and dreams.
 
Ron has experience in working with businesses across a wide range of industries and on every aspect of a business, from information technology to marketing, leadership to sales, allowing him to offer practical and proven ideas and strategies to improve any business. Ron knows and understands that all successful people exhibit nine actions and he has built products to help implement these actions in businesses of all sizes. Because of the depth and breadth of Ron's experience, he can quickly and decisively see and identify business and personal challenges, identify innovative solutions, and create opportunities out of most any problem.
 
Ron has an established reputation for building strong relationships and using those relationships to help others enhance their own personal and professional success. Ron is a frequent speaker and presenter on various business topics including Building Businesses, Leadership, The Platinum Rule®, Attitudes and Actions of Success, Sales and Marketing, Entrepreneurship, Business Strategies and Business Mastery. Ron is involved with numerous business, non-profit organizations and initiatives as part of his personal commitment to personal and professional growth and the growth of his clients.
 
Ron has owned his business, AKRIS INC, since 2002. AKRIS INC focuses on helping grow and improve small businesses.
 
  • Twenty-five years of Fortune 1000 consulting experience
  • Author of Celebrating Success! 14 Ways to Create a Successful Company. This is a study of small businesses and what they do to be successful.
  • Ron is also coauthor of The Platinum Rule for Small Business Mastery with Dr. Tony Alessandra and Scott Zimmerman. This management & leadership book helps you understand how to get the best from the employees in your organization.
  • Owner of AKRIS INC, (www.akris.net) which provides business coaching and consulting services to business owners and entrepreneurs to help them build a better business.
  • Creator of The RPF GROUP INC Business Mastery Advisory Board (http://www.rpfgroupinc.com). The Business Mastery Advisory Board allows business owners to learn, grow and prosper by understanding that multiple minds are more effective in making effective decisions than any single mind.
Currently, Ron resides in Akron, Ohio, where he is president of AKRIS INC. He spends his time consulting, coaching small business owners to greater success, and writing and speaking about how to implement success strategies in business.
 
Over the years Ron has spoken to or for business groups, chambers of commerce, community groups, associations, in-house training programs, continuing education programs, seminars, lunch and learns, workshops, etc. Participants and attendees have described Ron as "energizing," "enthusiastic," "fun," "engaging,” "motivational," "thoughtful," "informative," "inspiring," "effective," and "motivating." If you are interested in learning how Ron can help you in your business or in having Ron speak to your business, team, organization, association or group, contact him at (330) 990-0788 or ron@akris.net / www.rpfgroupinc.com.
 
 
Consulting Programs
1. Individual Coaching / Group Coaching
2. Business Mastery Advisory Board
 
Key Note Speeches
Ron will create a custom speech designed specifically for your audience. The content comes from his four books and his many years of real life experience working in the trenches. His books include: The Platinum Rule for Small Business Mastery, Celebrating Success! Fourteen Ways to Create a Successful Company, 49 Marketing Secrets (THAT WORK) to Grow Sales and Learning to Think Differently.
 

 
After a successful consulting career, Ron has spent the past six years building his business, AKRIS INC, and helping entrepreneurs and business owners build their businesses by helping them solve the tough problems that hold them back. Ron is called "Your Small Business Success Expert" by his clients because of his passion for their success and his knowledge of business. Ron is passionate about making a difference in people's lives by helping them to achieve their business and personal goals and dreams.
 
Ron has experience in working with businesses across a wide range of industries and on every aspect of a business, from information technology to marketing, leadership to sales, allowing him to offer practical and proven ideas and strategies to improve any business. Ron knows and understands that all successful people exhibit nine actions and he has built products to help implement these actions in businesses of all sizes. Because of the depth and breadth of Ron's experience, he can quickly and decisively see and identify business and personal challenges, identify innovative solutions, and create opportunities out of most any problem.
 
Ron has an established reputation for building strong relationships and using those relationships to help others enhance their own personal and professional success. Ron is a frequent speaker and presenter on various business topics including Building Businesses, Leadership, The Platinum Rule®, Attitudes and Actions of Success, Sales and Marketing, Entrepreneurship, Business Strategies and Business Mastery. Ron is involved with numerous business, non-profit organizations and initiatives as part of his personal commitment to personal and professional growth and the growth of his clients.
 
Ron has owned his business, AKRIS INC, since 2002. AKRIS INC focuses on helping grow and improve small businesses.
 
  • Twenty-five years of Fortune 1000 consulting experience
  • Author of Celebrating Success! 14 Ways to Create a Successful Company. This is a study of small businesses and what they do to be successful.
  • Ron is also coauthor of The Platinum Rule for Small Business Mastery with Dr. Tony Alessandra and Scott Zimmerman. This management & leadership book helps you understand how to get the best from the employees in your organization.
  • Owner of AKRIS INC, (www.akris.net) which provides business coaching and consulting services to business owners and entrepreneurs to help them build a better business.
  • Creator of The RPF GROUP INC Business Mastery Advisory Board (http://www.rpfgroupinc.com). The Business Mastery Advisory Board allows business owners to learn, grow and prosper by understanding that multiple minds are more effective in making effective decisions than any single mind.
Currently, Ron resides in Akron, Ohio, where he is president of AKRIS INC. He spends his time consulting, coaching small business owners to greater success, and writing and speaking about how to implement success strategies in business.
 
Over the years Ron has spoken to or for business groups, chambers of commerce, community groups, associations, in-house training programs, continuing education programs, seminars, lunch and learns, workshops, etc. Participants and attendees have described Ron as "energizing," "enthusiastic," "fun," "engaging,” "motivational," "thoughtful," "informative," "inspiring," "effective," and "motivating." If you are interested in learning how Ron can help you in your business or in having Ron speak to your business, team, organization, association or group, contact him at (330) 990-0788 or ron@akris.net / www.rpfgroupinc.com.
 
 
Consulting Programs
1. Individual Coaching / Group Coaching
2. Business Mastery Advisory Board
 
Key Note Speeches
Ron will create a custom speech designed specifically for your audience. The content comes from his four books and his many years of real life experience working in the trenches. His books include: The Platinum Rule for Small Business Mastery, Celebrating Success! Fourteen Ways to Create a Successful Company, 49 Marketing Secrets (THAT WORK) to Grow Sales and Learning to Think Differently.
 

Articles By Ron Finklestein:

How to Recession Proof Your Business