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Get off the fence: How to make the right decision now

Thought Leadership on Measurable Growth Strategies presented by Anavo Transformation Solutions LLC. A CEO's job is never done. We are relied upon to have all the answers, but quite frankly, there are times when we just simply don't have them. In those moments, what do we do?
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Preparing for the unthinkable: Your exit

Thought Leadership on Measurable Growth Strategies presented by Anavo Transformation Solutions LLC. I just learned of the loss of an amazing leader, resource and icon in the GovCon industry. Willie Davis was the master connector and loved helping build business within the community. He didn’t know this,
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7 steps to effective networking, even if you hate it

Thought Leadership on Measurable Growth Strategies presented by Anavo Transformation Solutions LLC. I hate networking There. I said it. However, just like you, It’s been drilled in my head that it must be done in order to grow my business. I will say, however, over the past 19
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Black coffee: The freedom of having courageous conversations

Thought Leadership on Measurable Growth Strategies presented by Anavo Transformation Solutions LLC. It’s 9:00 am, I am called into a one-on-one meeting with a CEO. “Things have got to change around here!” he says. “We are getting nowhere! Where are we? Tell me the raw uncut truth.
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6 secrets to making 2016 the best year ever

Thought Leadership on Measurable Growth Strategies presented by Anavo Transformation Solutions LLC. Now that the new year is underway, are you truly ready to take your business to the next level and make 2016 the most incredible year you’ve ever had?  Me too! That’s why I am
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ananvo headshotABOUT LISA ANDERSON: Business Strategic Advisor, also known as the CEO’s CEO, is a leading and recognized expert on organizational growth and leadership development.   She has worked for close to thirty years helping small and medium sized businesses grow and maneuver their way through the maze of aggressively competing marketplaces. Lisa has established a track record of successfully helping companies protect their bottom line while growing shareholder stakes.

As a teacher at heart, Lisa thrives in training, coaching and mentoring others business owners to achieve greater business success. In addition to training, coaching and mentoring her staff of 40 professionals, she has also served as an Instructor in the George Mason Professional Education Certification Program: Doing Business With The Federal Government.  Under this program, Lisa brought real life experience of establishing audit readiness for her clients and managing DCAA audits to the classroom. Her practical and easy to understand teaching style has made her a highly sought after Instructor.

Lisa is no amateur! In 1997, Lisa founded DeAnder Associates, LLC which is a professional services firm with a dedicated focus in Federal Government accounting, financial management and compliance. Having served more than 100 businesses since its inception, the company has served as a strategic partner to its customers. Lisa grew DeAnder Associates, LLC from startup to its current status as a multimillion dollar enterprise. Lisa further extended her consultative reach and, in 2014, founded Anavo Transformation Solutions, LLC, an organizational and leadership development organization, where she coaches, trains, consults and mentors CEOs and their management teams, helping them optimize their mission and maximize their growth while building a profitable, scalable, and sustainable business that serves the CEO.

Lisa Anderson is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Leadership Trainer and Coach, Instructor of Government Contracting Certification Programs, Workshop Facilitator, Business Owner and Growth Strategist. She has helped hundreds of companies ensure proper fiscal management, compliance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and Federal regulations, and implementation of profitable business strategies. Her reputation for providing effective solutions encompassing comprehensive, efficient and streamlined procedures has helped companies appropriately manage the lifeblood of their organizations. Her success is predicated on her extensive knowledge and expertise in small business growth and development and her first-hand knowledge of managing the key components of running a successful business. Lisa is passionate about her mission to help businesses grow beyond the 10 year mark.

Lisa is the proud recipient of many accolades including the Washington Business Journal’s Minority Business Leader Award, the Maryland Top 100 Minority Business Enterprise Award, Enterprising Woman of the Year Award, SmartCEO Magazine’s Smart CPA Award, and the BRAVA! Top Women CEO Award.

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Lisa Anderson

2015 Washington Brava Winner: Lisa Anderson, President and CEO, DeAnder Associates LLC - Quick Tip “Never look for perfection, as perfection is not real. Instead, do your best and always seek excellence.”
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