Life Strategist. Owner, Threshold Consulting, Decatur, Georgia, USA

"It's your life, own it."

With his smart, holistic approach, Walter Akana supports mid-career professionals in making conscious plans that enable them to take control of their careers and lives. Enthusiastic and forward-thinking, Walter brings his passion for self direction and personal responsibility to his life and his work.

After delivering career services in not-for-profit settings, Walter translated his social work skills into a career in corporate training and development, where he worked with professionals in commercial and investment banking. He went on to found Threshold Consulting and currently works with clients who want more satisfaction and meaning in their careers and lives.

Walter, a native New Yorker, holds a Master of Science, in social services, from Columbia University. He is a Reach Certified Personal Branding Strategist and RPS Trained and Life Options Certified Retirement Coach. He is also a member of the Association of Career Professionals International, and the Career Management Alliance. Additionally, Walter is an organizer of A Brand You World Global Telesummit, an event held to celebrate ten years of personal branding.

Contact Walter at 678-938-951, or at You may also visit his Web site at