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Herbert H.

Glen Allen, VA

$55/hr

Energetic coach for Accounting, Finance and Tennis help

Background check passed as of 1/16/14
Usually responds in about 11 hours

Energetic coach for Accounting, Finance and Tennis help

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I have a B.S. degree in Accounting and Finance from Purdue University. I am a Certified Six Sigma Champion (business process improvement techniques and programs). I am a Certified Public Accountant in Illinois as well as a Certified Professional Coach through iPEC, The Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching. I am also a certified personal finance/budget coach through Crown Financial Ministries.

I have 30 years of industry experience in senior accounting and finance roles with Motorola, IDEX Corporation, The McGraw-Hill Companies, and Shire Pharmaceuticals. I have recently started Hentzen Business Coaching, Inc., to help small business owners and corporate executives understand and energetically pursue their personal and business goals and dreams. I have presented numerous corporate training programs and industry presentations on accounting, internal controls and ethics.

I played on the varsity tennis team for two years at Purdue University and was a member of a state championship varsity high school tennis team in Wisconsin 3 of 4 years. I was a tennis instructor for two summers for my local recreation district as well as Bachman-Laing tennis camps in Wisconsin.

My coaching style is one of encouragement to help others grasp fundamental concepts so more complex topics can be learned and understood.

Testimonials

"Great Tutor with Patience and Flexibility"

- Inga, Richmond, VA on 4/1/14
Herbert replied on 4/2/2014

Thank you Inga for your kind words and confidence in me. It's always my objective to teach and coach where the student is at and in a manner that matches their learning style.

"The Best."

- Sean, Richmond, VA on 12/20/14

"Great Tutor!"

- Karen, Doylestown, PA on 8/19/13

"Great tutor."

- AZAM, Philadelphia, PA on 6/1/13

"Great tutor, very helpful."

- Ashley, Villanova, PA on 5/29/13

"Phenomenal experience with exceptional results! "

- Jason, Warrington, PA on 3/27/13

"Great Tutor, flexible times, knowledgable, and speaks in easy to understand terms (Not Textbook)"

- Dana, Perkasie, PA on 7/13/11
English:
Public Speaking
Homeschool:
Accounting
Test Preparation:
Career Development
Sports/Recreation:
Tennis
Corporate Training:
Accounting,
Business,
Career Development,
Finance, Public Speaking

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.

Accounting

I received a degree in accounting from Purdue University in 1981. In 1985, I passed the Uniform CPA exam and was awarded a CPA certificate in the state of Illinois. For 30 years I held numerous financial and accounting positions that required the application of fundamental and advanced accounting principles and practices. I continue to help undergraduate and graduate level students understand the fundamental principles of accounting and their application in real world situations.

Business

30+ years working as a CPA in industry in companies ranging from $25 million to over 4 billion in annual revenue. These companies were both private and public and single location to multinational. I was responsible for areas ranging from Accounting and Finance to HR, Purchasing, and IT.

Career Development

In over 30 years of working in multiple Finance and Accounting roles, I have had the privilege of managing teams of 1 to over 110. These roles provided the opportunity to lead, mentor, coach and assist many, many individuals with their career development, career planning, skills, leadership assessments and personality assessments.

I have had the good fortune to hire many individuals over the years using a variety of interview approaches and techniques. My preferred approach is behavioral based.

Public Speaking

I am a certified coach, trainer and speaker and a founding partner with The John Maxwell Team. John Maxwell was recently voted as the #1 leadership guru in the world. We coach, teach, and speak on leadership and leadership related topics to corporations, industry groups, small businesses, individuals, students and entrepreneurs.

Tax Preparation

I am a CPA and have prepared tax returns for individuals and small business for over 30 years.

Tennis

I come from a big tennis family. My father, his brothers, and another uncle all played college tennis at the University of Wisconsin and Michigan State University. My sister also played for the University of Wisconsin and her son played for Quinnipiac University.

I was a member of the Wisconsin State Championship High School Tennis team 3 of 4 years (singles and doubles). I played tennis for two years at Purdue University. After an injury, I then taught tennis for two summers, both locally as well as for the Bachman-Laing tennis camps in Wisconsin. My father and I reached one of the National Father-Son tournaments in Cincinnati, Ohio while I was playing college tennis.

I have taught students from age 6 to age 65. My focus is very much on fundamentals and the strategy of the game, while emphasizing that tennis is a game that provides the opportunity to play as long as you desire and get lots of exercise in the process.

Purdue University
Finance

Education

Purdue University (Finance)

Great Tutor with Patience and Flexibility — I'm very thankful for meeting with Herbert. He really understood my learning difficulties, and found a great way to make accounting logical for my understanding. He helped me to improve my grades and knowledge for accounting. The rate might sound high at first, but it's well worth it. You get what you pay for. I highly recommend Herbert to any accounting students. ...

— Inga, Richmond, VA on 4/1/14

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $55.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Herbert will travel within 5 miles of Glen Allen, VA 23060.


About Herbert

I have a B.S. degree in Accounting and Finance from Purdue University. I am a Certified Six Sigma Champion (business process improvement techniques and programs). I am a Certified Public Accountant in Illinois as well as a Certified Professional Coach through iPEC, The Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching. I am also a certified personal finance/budget coach through Crown Financial Ministries.

I have 30 years of industry experience in senior accounting and finance roles with Motorola, IDEX Corporation, The McGraw-Hill Companies, and Shire Pharmaceuticals. I have recently started Hentzen Business Coaching, Inc., to help small business owners and corporate executives understand and energetically pursue their personal and business goals and dreams. I have presented numerous corporate training programs and industry presentations on accounting, internal controls and ethics.

I played on the varsity tennis team for two years at Purdue University and was a member of a state championship varsity high school tennis team in Wisconsin 3 of 4 years. I was a tennis instructor for two summers for my local recreation district as well as Bachman-Laing tennis camps in Wisconsin.

My coaching style is one of encouragement to help others grasp fundamental concepts so more complex topics can be learned and understood.

Testimonials

"Great Tutor with Patience and Flexibility"

- Inga, Richmond, VA on 4/1/14
Herbert replied on 4/2/2014

Thank you Inga for your kind words and confidence in me. It's always my objective to teach and coach where the student is at and in a manner that matches their learning style.

"The Best."

- Sean, Richmond, VA on 12/20/14

"Great Tutor!"

- Karen, Doylestown, PA on 8/19/13

"Great tutor."

- AZAM, Philadelphia, PA on 6/1/13

"Great tutor, very helpful."

- Ashley, Villanova, PA on 5/29/13

"Phenomenal experience with exceptional results! "

- Jason, Warrington, PA on 3/27/13

"Great Tutor, flexible times, knowledgable, and speaks in easy to understand terms (Not Textbook)"

- Dana, Perkasie, PA on 7/13/11
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Education

Purdue University
Finance

Education

Purdue University (Finance)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 5 miles of Glen Allen, VA 23060

Herbert’s Subjects

English:
Public Speaking
Homeschool:
Accounting
Test Preparation:
Career Development
Sports/Recreation:
Tennis
Corporate Training:
Accounting,
Business,
Career Development,
Finance, Public Speaking

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.


Background Check Status for Herbert H.

Herbert H. passed a background check on 1/16/14. The check was ordered by Herbert through First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.

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