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Founder’s Friday featuring Aaron Mills @ Daaxit

Aaron Mills

Please provide a brief description about your company.
Delivering part-time CFO service that helps CEOs and/or controllers resolve financially related challenges, improve financial strategies, and maximize profitability.

Two hashtags that best describe you 
#CFO #CASHFLOW

What do you consider your greatest achievement?
Taking a leap of faith and starting Daaxit.

What is your idea of perfect happiness?
Defining and living my personal vision.

What is your greatest fear?
Time

Whom do you most admire?
GMA – Grandma

If you could change one thing about yourself, what would it be?
Understand people more.

What are your top tips for balancing work and life?
Value output not time. You pay me for my expertise and getting the tough stuff done, it won’t take me long to get it done.

What is something new that you learned about running a business this year?
Failing a lot, but getting up every time and learning from the failures.

What is your most marked characteristic?
Smile

What is your greatest regret?
Watching too much TV.

What is your motto?
Nobody told me you couldn’t

What is a legal mistake you wish someone warned you about?
Have your contracts in place

When running your business, what do you struggle with most?
Doing the things I am not good at. Outsource these items.

What advice would you give to yourself at 25 years old?
Exercise, keep learning, eat healthy and watch less TV

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Tricia Meyer is Founder + Managing Attorney of Meyer Law, one of the fastest growing law firms in the United States. Meyer helps entrepreneurs and technology companies from startups to large corporations with day-to-day matters and notable clients include companies that have appeared on Shark Tank to companies gracing the Inc. 500 to some of the largest companies in the world.

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