December 21, 2015

THE ART OF SPORT WITH JIM CRAIG

Enjoyed being interviewed by Yankee magazine’s Kristina M. Dodge. Posted with permission of New York Yankees Partnership. ©Yankees Magazine. All rights reserved. As goaltender of the 1980 United States Olympic hockey team, Jim Craig contributed to one of the biggest upsets in sports history — America’s 4-3 victory over a Soviet Union team that had dominated the Olympic stage for decades. The win cleared the way for the United States’ goldmedal triumph over Finland. After the Olympics, Craig went on […]
December 21, 2015

TEAMWORK & CULTURE KEYNOTE – LIME ENERGY’S MANAGEMENT TEAM

“Jim spoke to Lime Energy’s Management Team during our integration of two industry-leading companies. He spent time researching our situation which made his presentation very relevant, and he did a fantastic job of relating his athletic and business successes to Lime’s mission. Jim’s keynote message on teamwork and culture resonated with every participant at the meeting. His surprise meet and greet appearance following a screening of Miracle was moving, and he spent time one on one with many members of […]
February 25, 2016

MENTOR SERIES: NEIL HIGGINS

My senior year in high school, I was hopeful that I could play major college hockey. My stats ranked among the best prep goaltenders in Massachusetts. Our team, Oliver Ames High School, won every game but one during the regular season, and in the state tournament we lost by one goal to the eventual state champions. But I faced a major obstacle, in terms of receiving attention from college scouts, in that Oliver Ames did not play in one of […]
April 25, 2016

SECRETS OF A GREAT WINNING TEAM

The foundation of a fulfilling life, of a life of purpose and meaning, is honest work that one enjoys, and which one knows is important. Great and winning companies are teams of employees, all who share a common dream, and all who understand that in performing their jobs they produce high-level value that is in-demand and useful. Employees of great and winning companies are talented and hardworking; they demonstrate what Theodore Roosevelt observed, that, “Far and away the best prize […]