What is Service Before Self Leadership?
SBSL is an educational solutions provider, founded in the fall of 2011 by Mr. SJ Barakony.
How do we approach our work?
SBSL designs & implements customized educational solutions: For families & individuals? As a 1:1 mentor , or as the family's educational adviser (FAS/family advisory service)
For workplaces (all types/kinds)? As a group facilitator ( 4 unique programs ), an educational consultant, or a 1:1 mentor for the self employed/sole proprietor.
Why do we exist?
Generally stated, our overarching mission is to fill in the gaps ( aka, 15 root issues ) which exist in the traditional model of educating our citizenry. To put into context :
Whom do we work with ( target markets : B2B , B2C, etc ) ?
We primarily focus on working w/ families, individuals (students, the self employed), faith based institutions, & small \ mid sized business workplaces.
We heartily welcome any & all opportunities to collaborate with other educational innovators, visionaries, and early adopters, too!
Most Frequently ASKED Q
ANOTHER BIG Q
AVAILABLE OPTIONS BESIDES CONVENTIONAL COLLEGE/UNIV?
HOW MANY K-12 OPTIONS EXIST BESIDES the DEFAULT?
Who is SJ Barakony?
SJ is the founder of SBSL , futurist, & a creative educational disrupter.
He strongly believes in being an advocate for the 80-90% of American citizens between the ages of 5 and 50 who have, are, or will (w/o active intervention) experience average, mediocre, or less results from the conventional educational tracks.
He is 44 years old, lives in Ohio, and has been an edu-preneur in the education field for 5+ yrs, with 2+ years of life coaching experience prior to shifting professional gears.
He is presently ( or was ) involved in the following mentor-ship and/or advising programs & organizations:
He previously served as a National Advisory / Steering Committee member - click here to learn more about this past role.
His favorite pastimes/hobbies are traveling; reading ( 250+ paper & audio books in the past 9+ years ); listening & watching inspirational content ( DVD, mp3, audio, webinar, video ); connecting people who may not otherwise have met in the course of time; and being a chief encouragement officer (C.E.O.) for his professional network.
He describes himself as part advocate, part historian, & part futurist. All contribute to his branding as a 'solutions provider' in the educational space/industry.
What is SBSL's Business Model?
Five Pillars ( areas of specialty ) :
Customized Solutions can take many forms ....
How much will this cost?
( in other words: How much should I expect to invest in an SBSL customized solution? )
Time = Gold & Money = Silver
[ Serving the masses to earn the privilege to live with the classes. ]
Since time is everyone's most valuable currency in the current Conceptual Age, SBSL offers highly competitive rates in the free enterprise marketplace of ideas.
Retainer : Sign a very short agreement with SBSL's Founder.
SBSL utilizes a "4x3" model :
Four (4) possible levels of investment
( starting at $250 ) and ... Three (3) terms ( quarterly, 6 mos., or 1/one year in duration )
Payment is accepted via CC , Debit/check cards, & all other forms of standard payment, inc. money orders & cash.
In short, SBSL always offers a Win:Win for whom we serve: Simple as that.
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SBSL : An Educational Solutions Provider