Jim Ballard

Jim Ballard

James Ballard is a management consultant, leadership trainer, motivational speaker, and consulting partner with the Ken Blanchard Companies, and author of What’s the Rush? He founded Maudala Press, a direct-mail educational publishing firm, and wrote a series of children’s books and books for teachers on humanistic education. After meeting Ken Blanchard at the University of Massachusetts, Jim began designing training materials for Blanchard Training and Development. He has helped create a number of widely-used Blanchard Training and Development models including Managing the Journey, Leadership Training for Supervisors, Quality-Driven Leadership, and Everyone’s a Coach.

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Jim Ballard joins Jim Blasingame to recommend practicing mind mapping as a way of getting focused on any new direction you may be thinking of taking in the post-pandemic era.
Jim Ballard joins Jim Blasingame to recommend using this period to think about relationships, including how to improve and/or repair them, plus how to work on yourself personally and professionally.
Jim Ballard joins Jim Blasingame to reveal some specific things you can do to achieve peace, including self-analysis, learn how to breathe when you’re trying to center yourself, and using peaceful thoughts, like prayers and affirmations.