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Improve Your Organizational Skills

I think all of us here at Xcellent ATL agrees that being an entrepreneur is an exciting and incredible journey. Something to remember is just because we’re the bosses of our businesses doesn’t mean that we’ll become burnt-out in the process. Learning to become more proactive daily with quality performance starts with one thing; organization….

Meet Navy Veteran and Team Leader, Michael Simmons

Michael Simmons, a Team Leader here at Xcellent ATL, began his career here just moments before a global shutdown. The twenty-two-year-old entrepreneur joined the team in February of this year, and is wrapping up the year with just as much enthusiasm and drive as his first day. The Atlanta native always dreamt of becoming a…

Creating a Team During a Crisis: Chatting with HR Recruiter, Alexius High

June 2020 brought a new HR Recruiter to the Xcellent ATL team. Enter twenty-two-year-old business leader, Alexius High. Born and raised in Georgia, High played collegiate basketball on a full-ride scholarship to Lander University. A competitive edge, determination, and a student mentality came together to create this stellar entrepreneur in only twenty-two short years. How…

Understanding Your Value

              Have you felt overwhelmed with all that has been happening in the world lately? If so, know that you are not alone, we feel it too. These feelings of no control can easily take over and completely consume your self-esteem. Today, we want to help you prevent that….

Meet This Month’s Xcellent Leader: Akem Washington

Here at Xcellent ATL, we value every part of the entrepreneurial process. From idea generation and team building to networking and coaching, our Xcellent leaders work tirelessly to serve the client, the team, and themselves through their work. Akem Washington is no different. The Account Manager joined our team in July of 2019, and as…

The Perks of Working in Sales at Xcellent ATL

Are you looking to enter the world of sales but are worried that you don’t know exactly what you’re getting yourself into? No worries! We’re here to enlighten you. While sales is an ever-changing and shifting industry, it is not exactly new. Sales have been a major part of the American work industry since the…

Who is Xcellent ATL?

The path to success isn’t identical for everyone. Sometimes it takes trial and error to create the perfect “system” for you and your team. To build a strong foundation for success, it’s important to define your values, know your purpose, set key goals, and put in the work. Our team at Xcellent ATL recognizes these…

Meet Georgia Native: Donald Crawford

Xcellent ATL has an exciting introduction! In March of this year, our team grew by one. Georgia native, Donald Crawford, joined our team as an Account Manager. In his younger years, the natural funny-man dreamt of being a comedian. “My entire family would describe me as a funny guy,” says Crawford, “I was always laughing…

Meet Tugba: From Germany to ATL

Xcellent ATL has a new team member to introduce! Welcome, Tugba Uymaz. The customer service specialist joined our team on May 8th of this year. Atlanta may be her new home, but Tugba Uymaz’s childhood unfolded in an entirely different culture. Where are you from? “I was born in Fürth, Germany. I grew up there,…

Frequently Asked Questions at Xcellent ATL

As one of Atlanta’s top sales and marketing firms, our management team here at Xcellent ATL have come to realize that there is a lot that others don’t understand about our business. We are currently in the middle of interview season and we want to take the opportunity to answer a few questions that we’re…

Meet the Amazing Amazia!

Here at Xcellent ATL, we are grateful to work with such an incredible team of leaders. One of those leaders is Amazia Shelby, an account manager in the Xcellent ATL office. A born Mississippian, Amazia spent many of her childhood years right here Georgia, which is why it is no surprise that she ended up…

Inspirational Social Media Gurus You Should Be Following

In today’s world, our lives revolve around social media. We challenge you to find one person that has never been active on any social media site! We promise it will be next to impossible. We believe that these sites consist of two different types of motivators. You have the idyllic influencers that spend their time…

How to ace your next interview

Hiring season is in full swing in the job market! With interviews, resume building, and different job positions to take into consideration, we thought we could help lighten the load of the stresses behind getting a job by giving you interview tips. Here at Xcellent ATL, we have bright-eyed candidates come in every day showcasing…

Meet Darrea Dawson: Team Lead

This month our Xcellent ATL team had the pleasure of sitting down with Darrea Dawson, a show-stopping team lead in our office. Dawson calls Wichita, Kansas home, and has been with the company since October of 2018. Did you grow up in Wichita, or did you move around? “I was raised in Wichita until the…

Meet Emmie Beery: Leader In and Out of the Office

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from the Xcellent ATL team! This month, we are giving ourselves the gift of appreciation, specifically for our impeccable and hardworking team. This month, we’ve decided to sit down with Emmie Beery, an AT&T Sales Representative Leader, here on our team about life and success. Emerald Alexandria Suzylyn Beery, Emmie…

Best Business Books For The Busy Millennial

We’ve heard it all before. You “don’t have time to read,” you “read too much in college,” you “read enough at work.” Well, we aren’t buying it. Here at Xcellent ATL, people constantly ask us, “how can I succeed in business?”, “how can I kickstart my career?,” “what am I doing wrong?” We have the solution. Success…

Meet Xcellent’s Account Manager, Shakira Logan!

“I call it a happy place. Everyone goes through things in life, but once you get here it’s a free world and everyone is happy.” Shakira Logan has been an account manager with Xcellent ATL since July of 2018 and has made great strides in success since that day. We decided to sit down with…

Meet Margarita: Our Xcellent Account Manager

In late September our team had the pleasure of sitting down with Margarita Crespo, a talented account manager here at Xcellent ATL. Xcellent ATL is a marketing and sales firm headquartered in Atlanta, with a focus on exactly that- excellence. Margarita Crespo has been with the company since July of 2018 and has made huge…

Xcellent ATL: A Note To All Graduates

It’s hard to believe, but in just 3 short months a wave of eager graduates will flood the stages of Atlanta with fresh faces and dreams larger than their gowns! We’re positive that panic is ensuing for most, as who REALLY knows what they want to do long-term after college, but have no fear upcoming…

4 Steps to Becoming a Great Team Leader

By Robert Glazer The job of CEO is decidedly team- and direction-focused. CEOs need to set the course, ensure consistency and develop and reinforce core values. After that, the job is simply to hire great people and get out of their way. Ultimately, what has made Acceleration Partners (AP) successful is my team. Of course,…

7 of the Best Times to Set Goals for Yourself

By Dan Storey When is the best time to set goals? We all know goal setting is important and that it helps us achieve bigger and better things, but when should we be setting goals? Revisiting and assessing goals is something you should be doing regularly. Many people who write out their goals revisit that…