Bisola Akinyemi had been working in the HR department of his former company for over a decade and already had positively affected the company and its mission in the San Jose community. Akinyemi worked in the HR department, helping manage employee relations, internal communications, payroll, allocation of benefits and more. Akinyemi planned on using his experience and skills that he had developed already with the company to start his own business, which he did five years ago and hasn’t looked back since.
Bisola Akinyemi followed his former company’s owner and in helping boost employee performance by giving them the best experience with the company as possible. For many years, the company’s mission had been to develop the most productive relationships with their employees as well as contractors throughout the area working to improve the buildings themselves and help tenants feel comfortable with remodeling projects and new buildings. The owner had seen much of herself in Bisola Akinyemi since he joined the company. She has taken him under her wing to teach him as much as possible about how to run a successful business. She heaped extra responsibility on Akinyemi and Akinyemi had responded well to the challenge.
Bisola Akinyemi plans to continue to learn more about how to satisfy employees and build strong working relationships that last. He wants to make a difference in his community with his work and his past work had given him the opportunity to develop the necessary skills to achieve his goals.