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Meet Ellen Dunnigan of Accent On Business

Ellen Dunnigan founded Accent On Business, an executive presence and professional communication advisory firm, in 2001. She has greater than 25 years of experience working with leaders in business and with speakers in many industries, including healthcare, media, professional sports, politics, engineering, professional services, and many others.

Let’s Take 5 with Ellen

What is one piece of advice you’d give to your first-year-in-business self?

I would advise my first-year business-self to learn cash flow.

What is your favorite app or tool?

I really like using voice memos and MyFitnessPal. I also love Amazon’s Prime Now.

What is one mistake you’ve made that you’ve learned from?

One mistake that I used to make would be not protecting my time enough.

If they made a movie of your life, who would you want to play you?

I would choose Tea Leoni to be me.

What’s one thing you wish more women entrepreneurs knew?

How much value they bring to any situation.

All About Accent On Business

Ellen’s executive presence programs (otherwise known as “professional presence programs”) demystify the “vibe” that leaders with professional presence exude, and provide practical steps and resources to guide those who want to develop a confident and competent image. Her coaching in public speaking and professional communication skills shows established and emerging leaders how to say what they need or want to say while looking and feeling their confident and influential BEST. Her leadership programs in accountability, alignment, difficult conversations, and other complex leadership skills have helped leaders expand their influence. Ellen and her team at Accent On Business are known for their practical “how to” style.

Be sure to stay in touch with Accent On Business on Twitter, Youtube, and Facebook! You can also get in touch with Ellen on LinkedIn.

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