Alicia Meneses Maples, 14-year Founder & CEO of Brilliant SMB Consulting, is a distinguished business consultant, corporate facilitator and speaker. Prior to launching Brilliant in 2007, Alicia was an accomplished Human Resources leader working in Fortune 500 companies where she mentored leaders, led national teams and oversaw training and development at an enterprise level.
She left the corporate world to follow her passion: Helping SMB Founders build sustainable dreams, engage in their God-given purpose and make a difference in the world for good.
Since then, Alicia has had the honor of working w enterprise clients such as Disney’s Leadership Institute, Rackspace Hosting, Dish Network, SMBs such as Saddleback Leather Company, Twang Beer Salts and hundreds of international solopreneurs in the accounting, legal, branding, tech, professional organizing and insurance industries.
Profit is like oxygen, food, water, and blood for the body; they are not the point of life, but without them, there is no life.
James C. Collins
Gross. That feeling when a salesperson gives you an insincere compliment in a faulty attempt to build rapport. But based