As a representative sample, I have worked with the CEOs, Presidents, and/or their teams and direct reports in the following organizations and many others:



Greenville Hospital System

Ariel Investments

Analytic Investors

Coors Brewing Company

RR Donnelley & Sons




"Jim Dethmer and his team have facilitated our company’s awakening consciousness around what we should be doing, what we want to do and how we can achieve our goals. His work with our team has challenged us in ways previously unimagined, fine tuning our communication, improving our performance, focusing our actions and advancing our culture.  The positive impacts are too many to list here and yet, I feel we are just getting started."

Mark Kaufman, MS, PT, ATC
President, AthletiCo

Research Affiliates


J Jill Clothing


Northern Trust

"Jim Dethmer is a master teacher of the hardest subject of them all: leadership.  His
no-nonsense feedback is direct, constructive, never judgmental and loaded with compassion. His teachings have transformed our workplace and our lives."

Mellody Hobson
Ariel Investments

Powerful leaders are aligned leaders. Powerful organizations are aligned organizations. Aligned leaders and organizations have a clear inspiring purpose, operational integrity, and high energy.
Jim Dethmer is a coach, speaker, and team builder. He has lectured before more than 250,000 people worldwide on subjects related to personal growth and development. Jim has worked with leaders and their teams, domestically and internationally, strengthening their effectiveness...
I coach a group of world class investment leaders who are committed to being as effective as leaders as they are at managing money.