October 15, 2014

IT’S ALL ABOUT THE KIDS

The memory of my teammate Bobby Suter never dies – as Bob always said “Its all about the kids.” Jim Craig. Bobby Suter was not only an important part of the youth hockey community in Madison, Wisconsin, he was also a valuable part of our 1980 U.S. “Miracle on Ice” Olympic Hockey Team. He will be greatly missed. In memory of Bobby Suter and his motto “It’s All About The Kids” Gold Medal Strategies will be donating to “All About […]
October 15, 2014

WHAT ARE PEOPLE SAYING ABOUT JIM CRAIG?

“Your presentation was. excellent, you were able to reach out and touch every member of our group. It was informative, heartfelt, and inspirational. The attendees are still talking about it. Jim, it was a pleasure working with you.” Vice President Sales, First Incentive Travel “I would fully recommend Jim Craig as a key note speaker. Jim’s preparation and delivery were simply outstanding. He took the time to learn our business and built an inspirational and motivational story for our team. […]
October 14, 2014

YOU’RE NOT COMPETING WITH YOUR COMPETITION

This month we are discussing Chapter 6 of Gold Medal Strategies, “Great Teams Have a Real or Invented Enemy”. The whole chapter is about real or invented enemies. Enemies does not always have to be the competition. Read below for clarification and some 1980 Olympic Gold Medal insight. When I speak to groups, when I coach teamwork, I strongly emphasize the importance of having enemies—real or invented—and being on guard against their destructive potential. If you don’t see an enemy […]