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Client List


African Leadership, Brentwood, TN: “Everyone was highly complimentary of your facilitating skills, your personal style…”

APCOM, Inc., Franklin, TN (3 workshops): “A viewpoint from someone who has been there. Thought provoking.”

Asurion Insurance Services, Smyrna, TN: “…great use of my time—inspired me to examine some truths about my leadership….”

BDO (Tennessee Region): “Beautiful….So many things “clicked” when you said them…..”

Beacon Financial Group, LLC, Franklin, TN: “Great examples. Relatable and will apply immediately.”

Bell Helicopter Textron, Fort Worth, TX: “…right on the mark….will shape in a very positive way, the decisions that our managers make….”

Brightstone: “…a whole pocketful of ideas…looking forward to implementing them.”

Christ Presbyterian Church and Academy, Nashville, TN: “…great tools, inspiring….”

Deer Run Retreat Center, Franklin, TN: “The best leadership training value I have ever experienced….”

DMBC, Birmingham, AL: “…the most effective I have ever experienced.”

Faith Family Fellowship, Old Spanish Fort, AL: “…the best I have ever had….”

Gibraltar Mortgage, Franklin, TN: “…excellent topics and answers to the challenges. I will implement….”

Jeffboat, Jeffersonville, IN: “…straight forward…immediately applied…applies to all levels….”

Lakeside Baptist Church, Granbury, TX: “…exceeded our expectations and our expectations were high.”

Laser One, Nashville, TN: “5 out of 5!”

Lifeway, Nashville, TN: “Honest, thought provoking and soul-searching.”

Living Water, Tampa, FL: “…clearer understanding of our vision…better equipped to make decisions and plan.”

Ponder & Co., Brentwood, TN: “…great job today…struck just the right note.”

Premiere Speakers Bureau, Franklin, TN: “…exceptionally interesting and valuable….”

Red Realty, Murfreesboro, TN: “…real and came from the heart…..can actually use the material in the real world”

Son Companies, Franklin, TN:“…loads of great info…moved quickly….”

Southwest Business Resources, Nashville, TN: “…you not only had everyone’s attention, but it also hit a nerve.”

Spirit Aerosystems, Wichita, KS: “…true life examples that we can relate to.”

State Farm, Jackson & Lamb Agencies, New Albany, IN: “I felt like Dick was talking directly to me…”

Trussville Chamber of Commerce Leadership Conference, Trussville, AL: “Exactly what I needed to hear. This was for me.”

Veritas Innovation Group, Franklin, TN: “…the most basic and fundamentally sound….very practical, real world….”

WAY-FM 88.7 Radio, Franklin, TN: “…highly influenced by the stories….Great value.”

Williamson Christian College, Franklin, TN: “…sensational job of honestly and humbly using…experience, wisdom, and values to teach and encourage…”



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    Jim Rohn

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