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Karla adds to the body of knowledge as she learns and invents new processes and principles. Keep current here with her blog.

It’s All About the Referral – 15 ways to get more!

Mary Flaherty gives us 15 ways to get referrals.

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Matt Lloyd gets it!

He shares with us 7 strategies for growing your business with referrals.

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Testimonial – Kevin Nothstine

“Karla has altered the course of my life. I flew over 100 combat missions in Afghanistan, spent over 2,000 hours training hundreds of students on how to fly aircraft and accomplish complex missions in the worst flying conditions you can imagine. I spent over 21 years as an officer and leader in the United States […]

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Sac-CESS in the News

The Sacramento Business Journal is recognized as a local force to be reckoned with. One of their premier columnists is Ed Goldman. He has an extensive history of documenting the best and brightest of Sacramento. Recently he highlighted Karla Nelson and Sac-CESS in this article. Ed is a great man and I can’t say enough […]

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Clarity in Your Business

Learn from leaders in our communities about creating clarity for your business, and for your life.

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Testimonial – Daryl T. Seaton

“Thank you personally for assisting us with strategic relationship building, effective business modeling, and inspiration. Your business insight is refreshing, extremely candid and inspiring. I appreciate it when a consultant challenges the status quo and can guide us down new directions we never saw before. Your passion for what you do is evident. I really […]

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Testimonial – Ryan Nickel

“Karla is brilliant when it comes to putting ideas and the right people together on projects.  She has a unique ability to see through all the clutter to what is possible.  When watching her speak, you can’t help but want to be a part of what she has created or is creating.  Not only is […]

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Who is Karla Nelson?

Who is Karla Nelson? You’ll know she’s there when you have stretched to a new level and had fun doing it. She inspires clients and audiences to believe again, to begin discovering their assignment.

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Testimonial – Doru Ghedeon Bere

“A powerhouse of business insight, community compassion and a dynamic speaker, Karla Nelson is the ultimate connector to business or personal resources, result-focused processes, and the people that can be instrumental in advancing an idea, venture or cause.”

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Testimonial – Michael Dela Pena

“Karla’s motivation is contagious!  A visionary with a strong sense of the bigger picture, she has a natural ability to help her clients discover their purpose and with pinpoint precision, guide them to success.  She has shown me how to apply the four pillars to my business and that strategy has helped our organization go […]

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