Jim Ryan is the founder and president of Jim Ryan Talks, an organization dedicated to the cultivation and development of each individual's potential for living a life full of joy, fulfillment and success. Jim has the unique ability to take profound, life changing concepts and relate them to his audience in a way that they are easily understood and taken to heart.
Jim is a visionary, a leading edge thinker, whose words gently penetrate to the core of his listeners. His message empowers and inspires his audiences to live their best lives: a message that encourages each attendee to achieve his personal best, at home, at work and in personal relationships.
Jim's ability to establish rapport immediately as well as his enthusiasm and genuine passion for his subject matter make for an engaging experience for every audience. His own sense of self and his happiness quotient serve to open up the minds and hearts of his listeners. What further separates Jim from the crowd is his ability to relate to his audiences through his considerable musical talent. Jim is an accomplished guitarist and singer. His musical interludes serve to solidify the concepts presented.
Simple Happiness, 52 Easy Ways to Lighten Up, Jim's inspirational book has met with rave reviews and has served as a blueprint for living a life of joy and fulfillment. It has been read and reread by thousands both in the USA and around the world.
His experience in both the educational and business worlds have him firmly grounded in the real world. Jim is married and the father of three grown children.
Eleven years ago, Jim decided to give back to his community by volunteering in his local prison system, teaching a course in personal development. The first thing every Tuesday morning, Jim brings his positive, yet realistic message to a group of 20-30 men at the DWI Alternative Facility in Suffolk County, NY. He has hardly missed a Tuesday in the last eleven years. His experience there spurred him to bring his message to the public.
Jim has appeared on numerous radio and TV shows and has been featured on a lively TV interview with "The God Squad".
Simple Happiness, 52 Easy Ways to Lighten Up
Simple Happiness, 52 Easy Ways to Lighten Up contains fifty-two short chapters; each one gives you an idea about how to be happier!