Leon Janks

Consulting Partner

Be happy and show gratitude.

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Fun Facts

Favorite place in the world:

The beach in Maui

Favorite music/band/singer:

Beatles

Favorite movie or book of all time:

Shawshank Redemption

One word that best describes me:

Visionary

When I’m not working, you’ll catch me doing this:

Hanging out with my grandsons

    The Accounting Crystal Ball: The Transformation from Trusted Historian to Trusted Futurist

    Technology has become an integral component of the accounting industry. What was once exclusive knowledge is now overwhelmingly convenient for everyone to access. Today’s technological advances have completely reshaped the landscape and changed the dialog we have with our clients. For much of accounting’s history, our job was to look backward and be our clients’ trusted advisor dealing with historic information. We would analyze financial statements in order to offer opinions on the financial […]

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      Observations from the 2017 Natural Products Expo West

      I recently attended the Natural Food Products Expo West, held March 8-12 in Anaheim. The expo focused on the natural and organic food industry, which still has a relatively small market share. However, this market niche is growing at a swift rate that exceeds the food industry growth as a whole. I saw a trend toward showcasing natural foods in the large supermarket chains, with decreases in shelf space for more conventional products. Consumers are demanding it, and I was impressed with the […]

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        MESSAGE FROM THE MANAGING PARTNER: Positivity Brings Great Rewards

        Research shows that being positive positions you for success. A defining study of positivity was done by social psychologist Barbara Fredrickson at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill that applies science to positivity. The study found that the biggest benefit of positivity is an enhanced openness and ability to build skills and develop resources for use later in life. In an article entitled “How Positive Thinking Builds Your Skills, Boosts Your Health, and Improves Your Work,” author […]

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