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Craig Copeland is the author of the success book "Finish What You Start" and owner/founder of the Reach Now Institute, whose mission is to increase their client's personal and professional success rates and personal growth by training them to clearly focus on reaching their goals and objectives, and to ultimately finish what they start with success.
He's been a speaker for several years and has recently begun speaking at companies like Herbalife, Toastmasters International, and others, and is now consulting, doing Implementation training and seminars through his company the Reach Now Institute which is based upon the principles of his new book Finish What You Start.
Prior to his work with Reach Now Institute, Craig worked as a high-level Personal Assistant for 16 years for some of the top CEOs of major corporations, Entrepreneurs, Venture Capitalist, top Producers, Directors, A-list actors, Grammy winning performers, and heads of major movie studios.
In 2009 he was chosen by Celeb Staff Magazine as one of the Best of the Best Personal Assistants and ranked among the top in elite household and business staffing. His first book, The Essential Handbook for Personal Assistants is considered to be an authoritative nuts and bolts guide for the industry. Craig is currently doing research for his latest book, Customers Suck! about which companies are doing it right and which ones are missing the boat while the most improtant component, the customer, has been long forgotten.