His books serve as texts in many MBA and other higher-education curricula around the world, are translated into dozens of languages, and have sold over 5.25 million copies worldwide.

For over 30 years, Jim has been a sought-after public speaker to audiences around the world on leadership and developing high-performing teams. He also assists organizations in creating a culture of excellence by growing leaders and building community.

His clients include many of the world’s most admired organizations including the FBIAmerican Express, Johnson & Johnson, MarriottNestlé, Procter & Gamble, the Defense Intelligence Agency & all four (4) branches of the United States Military.

Jim resides in Michigan with his wife (Denise) & daughter (Rachael).