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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What do you do to achieve balance in your life?
Jim Ballard joins Jim Blasingame to offer suggestions on how to live a more centered, balanced life, by differentiating between your outer self and inner self.
Jim Ballard joins Jim Blasingame to remind about the deficiencies of virtual communication achieving the power of listening, plus the guys conduct an active listening role play.
Jim Ballard joins Jim Blasingame to reveal some of the key elements that are required to benefit from the power of listening, including evaluating the context of what’s being said to you.