The Designated Motivator

for Accounting Professionals

Available Oct. 28, 2021 on Amazon

Want a more profitable, productive accounting firm, and the time to enjoy your life while you run it?
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Are you an individual who has the passion and ability to give others the greatest gift of all: their true potential?
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Welcome to Team Brolin!

Team Brolin is here to help accounting professionals and small businesses optimize their operations and reduce their financial fraud risks.

Led by Dawn W. Brolin, CPA, CFE, who shares her passion for helping people and businesses evolve and improve on a daily basis. She is a recognized business advisor, forensic accountant, thought leader, speaker, author, and designated motivator!

Powerful Accounting, a Connecticut-based CPA firm provides tax and accounting services in addition to operational and fraud protection training to businesses.

Fight Against Fraud, whose members are lovingly referred to as the Fraud Squad, is dedicated to helping accountants, bookkeepers, and small business owners identify, detect, and reduce financial fraud.

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Mike Up Your Business Podcast with Mike Michalowicz

The Designated Motivator Author, Dawn Brolin, CPA, CFE, shares strategies for success with her DM Philosophy, Mindset and Toolkit on Mike Michalowicz’s podcast. Listen to the Mike Up Your Business Podcast with Mike Michalowicz

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"When you become a DM it exponentially improves every area of your life. Your business will improve, your personal life will improve, the people in your orbit will be more engaged. You will thrive. The people who benefit from the DM will also have improvement throughout their lives.”

-Mike Michalowicz, Author, Profit First and Designated Motivator for Entrepreneurs

The Designated Motivator book

The Designated Motivator is a book for anyone who wants to change their life, the world and everyone in it. Learn more >

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Dawn Brolin, CPA, CFE and Designated Motivator is an in-demand speaker, trainer and audience engager. Learn more about her and how you can book Dawn for your next event.

The Team Brolin Starting Lineup

"Dawn has helped to remind me that when I reach that summit, I will be able to share this journey with others and will hopefully be able to inspire others 'to have confidence in themselves.' Thank you, Dawn, for being my Designated Motivator!"
-Matthew Fulton, Parkway Business Solutions

Latest Blog Posts

October 27, 2021
The Designated Motivator for Accounting Professionals is Now Available on Amazon!

Hello! What a wild ride the past few years have been for the accounting profession. We’ve been called on like never before to be a trusted advisor to our business clients, a reliable resource for individuals who need our expertise when dealing with the financial fallout of the pandemic, and of course, being the conduit […]

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October 27, 2021
Join Team Brolin on Accounting Web for the Official Launch of The Designated Motivator for Accounting Professionals!

Join Dawn on November 10 at 2 p.m. for the premiere of The Designated Motivator for Accounting Professionals: Reassess Your Success to Maximize Tax Season Profits webinar. Based on the new book, The Designated Motivator for Accounting Professionals, Dawn leads this strategy-focused session to help you implement key changes for more productivity and profitability this […]

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"In today’s world, people — especially accountants —need encouragement and Dawn’s brand of motivation more than ever."
-Jody Padar, The Radical CPA
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