Jim Temme is the owner of an international training and consulting firm. Jim specializes in the areas of productivity enhancement, team building, conflict resolution, stress management, customer service, and basic management skills.

Jim is the author of four books: ProductivityPlus: Ideas to Live Your Life with Enthusiasm, Energy and Focus; ProductivityPower: 250 Great Ideas for Being More Productive; Total Quality Customer Service: How to Make It Your Way of Life; and TeamPower: How to Build and Grow Successful Teams. His books have sold over 500,000 copies.

In addition, Jim has also written numerous magazine articles on a variety of subjects.

Jim has provided over 2,200 training programs to more than 500 organizations including Boeing, Olive Garden, Coca Cola, United Technology, the Cleveland Clinic, Citigroup, Honeywell, American Express and Mesa Airlines. He has also worked with many not-for-profit organizations and government agencies such as the Veterans Administration Hospitals, Arizona Department of Transportation, the College of American Pathologists, the Navy Drug Screening Laboratory, the Chicago Federal Executive Board and many, many others.

Jim worked for the American Cancer Society for 20 years and served for 13 years in management and executive positions. He holds B.S. and M.S. degrees from Central Missouri State University.