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Comments taken directly from Participant Evaluations for
Thorsten Consulting Seminars
"The Time Management and Coaching Skills sessions were the best CPE
I've had in nearly 14 years as a CPA." Attendee at Thorsten
Excellent speaker. He really kept our attention
and kept the class exciting.
Jim is one of the best presenters I have ever listened to
and learned from.
Jim was very good at facilitating the class
there was a lot of class participation and I feel that this is where I
get the most value from others real life
Fantastic class!! The best CPE I have had!
Very informative and helpful session.
Very useful information. I would recommend this
This course was an excellent opportunity to learn all
aspects of M&A.
Good speaker very interesting real life
The speaker kept the session moving and
I would definitely come to another one of Jims
I would really like the opportunity to take another course
Excellent, best course ever.
Very interesting information.
Jim was wonderful.
Good overview. Good learning.
Great resources; down to Earth class.
One of the better classes I have taken!!
Awesome! Very relevant and helpful.
Outstanding class, very beneficial. I loved the sharing of
ideas from among the class members.
The best (concise) materials I have seen in ten-plus CPE
I thought your presentation to our association was worth the
conference price of admission alone! You hit on so many topics that our
generally family-based companies needed to hear. It was interesting to
hear from those in attendance how much several individuals who were not
in attendance would have learned from you presentation. Maybe some of
the advice was passed long. But you made me a better
businessman and my business partner enjoyed hearing my recap of your
Thank you for sharing with us. You were a welcome teacher
for our association.
David L. Spear, CSEP
Classic Fireworks by Pyrotecnico / Classic Effects
APA Public Display Chairman
New Orleans, Louisiana
"Very informative and high-energy. I really enjoyed
seminar and received information that I could apply
immediately. Jim did an excellent job of getting participants
to share their experiences and incorporated these experiences in his
Kimberly Loftis, CPA
Director of Finance and Administration
Jim was a very informative and experienced speaker. His
"passion" for the material is obvious. I appreciated Jim's ability to
encourage group participation and the sharing of ideas. He is a
Kari J. De Lap
Professional Development Coordinator
Minnesota Society of CPAs
I would like to thank you for presenting How to Grow your
Business to our District Sales Managers. Your
personal experiences and insight will help our managers improve their
individual businesses. You were able to take some very dry
topics, such as the planning process, and make it interesting with your
humor and personal anecdotes. The morning was inspiring, fun
and educational. I look forward to working with you in the
future to help us build the most successful Colonial Organization in
Scott K. Fuller
Managing General Agent
Colonial Supplemental Insurance.