Earned Credentials

Founder:  Ernest D Cook

Ernest built a foundation at Chevron and other corporations where he quickly learned the value of good systems by building custom applications & reports while working directly with finance team mates. Since then he's worked on numerous projects. Read more at Linked-In

From as early as 1979 when Ernest was in high school taking Computer Assisted Accounting, he knew he wanted to leverage the power of computers to provide better answers to run a business.

   After returning from Army service in Germany, Ernest attended SJSU where he earned a BS in Accounting in 1988.

   Ernest attends numerous professional conferences frequently to stay current in the industry.




With a firm foundation from Corporate America and the start-up experience behind him, Ernest established Better Idea Group. Ernest has been able to create and spin out 2 new businesses while maintaining the core consulting business

Founder Biography