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Leland Dear
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Languages: English

How I Can Help You

My 33+ years of expertise in the California Bay Area is in the 4 Rs - Retail, Restaurant, Real Estate and now Retirement. I can help you with the following: - Strategies on business plans for startup retail or restaurant businesses. - Business strategies on identifying problems and solutions for sales, marketing, operations, customer service, cost cutting, maximizing profits and succession planning for retail, restaurant and real estate. - Running a successful business. Some of my expertise is in: Keeping it simple, focusing/starting on the basics, being consistent day in and day out, etc. - Developing a team - surrounding yourself with great people (internal and external Team), retaining the great people (not always about the money), and motivating your team. Real Estate - I can share best practices in buying real estate, property management, minimizing tenant turnover, etc. Retirement - I can coach on succession planning, exit strategies, having purpose, budgeting/finance, analyzing life and health insurance needs. Volunteer - East Bay SCORE, Alameda CERT, CAL Parents Ambassadors, Red Cross.

Areas of Expertise

  • Accounting & Finance
  • Human Resources
  • Management & Operations
  • Marketing
  • Strategy Development

Industry Experience

  • Food & Beverage
  • Professional Services
  • Real Estate
  • Retail
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