Education Hub Africa, an education management, private sector led organization established to empower African’s through global education and exchange programs is pleased to announce that Dr. Richard L. Weinberger, PhD, CPA, from Austin, Texas, USA, will be the lead faculty member at the upcoming Consultants Academy International boot camp to be held June 1-5, 2015, at the Oriental Hotel Lekki.
Dr. Weinberger is the Chief Executive Officer of the Association of Accredited Small Business Consultants, which is the only global association specializing in training and certification of small business consultants. Dr. Weinberger states, “We are seeing a tremendous increase in independently-owned businesses throughout the world. These businesses, whether referred to as micro, small, SMEs, or SMBs, form the foundation of every country’s economy. This drives a tremendous need for qualified business consultants.”
With over 30 years’ experience as a management and financial consultant dealing exclusively with SMEs, Dr. Weinberger has provided a diversity of services to a wide range of clients in all industries, has tackled every conceivable business problem, and trained consultants and business owners in the art and science of business problem solving. He is an international speaker, highly esteemed small business thought leader, and published author.
In addition to his business experience, Dr. Weinberger has been a professor at several U.S. universities and has taught continuing education courses for professionals, entrepreneurs, and business owners. He holds a Doctor of Philosophy degree in organization and management, a Master of Business Administration degree in management, and two Bachelor of Business Administration degrees – accounting and marketing. He is, also, a Certified Public Accountant in the U.S.
Dr. Weinberger says, “I could not be more excited about coming to Nigeria as the lead faculty member of the consultants boot camp. With Lagos being the most populous city in Nigeria and one of the fastest-growing cities in both Africa and the world, the demand for qualified consultants will continue to increase. Business owners need expert advice to help them improve operational efficiency and maximize profit. This is a perfect time for Nigerians to enter this growing field of business consulting.”
With experience in business and academia, Dr. Weinberger offers a valuable combination of real-world practicality and lively, charismatic presentations designed to be informative, practical, and motivating. As stated by Dr. Weinberger, “The important aspects of operating and growing a successful SME will be covered in the boot camp. I encourage industry professionals, aspiring business consultants, and entrepreneurs to attend this quality boot camp. You will not be disappointed!”
Details was released by the foremost Nigeria education management consultant Ayodolapo Ajao; he has been well known for strategic educational partnerships with numerous international organisations such as International Council for Small Business (ICSB USA), Centre for Excellence in Public Leadership (CEPL) of the George Washington University USA, IGlobal University (USA), his latest aligns are Institute of Certified Business Consultants (Canada) and Association of Accredited Small Business Consultants (Austin Texas USA).
Hosting different international conferences, seminars and workshops in partnership with CEPL & ICSB at the School of Business of the George Washington University USA, Ayodolapo Ajao is finally hosting the Consultant boot camp in Lagos Nigeria towards a certification in management and business consulting through the Consultants Academy International a professional empowering institute of Education Hub Africa.
In his words; “our organisation always and every time establish partnerships that make things work excellently, cheaper, faster and better; there is no doubt the landscape of independent consulting in Nigeria is about changing through this certification course, we believe that the art and business of consulting is learnt”.
After the classroom sessions each participant will take a rigorous qualifying assessment which will determine their award of the prestigious management certification.