Why it was selected for “CBNation Architects”: Akia talked about purpose during this interview and especially how it goes beyond the “papers” and the things that have to be done within the business. This was recorded during the actual conference so it was great to hear her mission and purpose for the organization but even more to see how it manifested during the conference. She also talked about how she co-created with God (God being the CEO) and even her CEO Hack being “Googling and Pray”
Akia Hardnett Teaser 00:00
Beyond the Papers Foundation is a nonprofit for purpose-driven and kingdom-advancing entrepreneurs, those businesses or creatives who are seeking to impact humanity and mankind. We have three primary focuses. We wanna educate them, we wanna empower them, and we wanna equip them to do business in the marketplace.
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Gresham Harkless 00:46
Hello, this is Gresh from the I am CEO podcast, and I appreciate you listening to this episode. And if you've been listening this year, we're doing something a little bit different where we're repurposing our favorite episodes under certain categories or topics that we think are gonna be extremely impactful for CEOs, entrepreneurs, and business owners.
This month is going to be about not forgetting about the human part of business. Often we forget about the human part of life. We often forget about the human part of business. So look forward to self-care tips, fitness, burnout, purpose, biz and personal, personal branding, motivation, drive, success, understanding your why, and of course, how important customer service is. But at the heart of it, it's all about, remembering the human part of business. So sit back and enjoy this special episode of the I am CEO podcast.
Hello, hello, hello, this is Gresh from the I am CEO podcast and I have a very special guest on the show today. I have Akia Hardnett of the Beyond the Papers Foundation. Akia it's awesome to have you on the show.
Akia Hardnett 01:43
Thank you for having me, Gresham. I appreciate it.