Jim Hetherington was born and raised in Cambridge, Ontario, Canada. Today it is still home for him and Mary, his wife and best friend of 36 years. They have two wonderful children who are both married and working on building their careers and families.
Jim is an international award-winning #1 best-selling author, an international speaker, teacher, and relationship coach. As a coach and mentor for over 30 years, Jim works with couples and individuals to help identify areas that may be sabotaging their relationships and keeping them from having the kind of relationship they’ve always wanted. He helps them discover what they value and teaches the importance of how knowing what they value can help in all relationships.
He leads seminars, webinars and group coach calls and works with couples and individuals one on one or for a full or half day to help with this mission. He also works with them for 6 and 12 months to really take things to the next level.
He strongly encourages people that they can have success in business and career, and in their home life and romantic relationships. It doesn’t have to be either or, it can be both. By taking people through four key areas Jim show’s them how to have balance in all key areas and maintain it throughout life.
Jim works with corporations and businesses to help them make more money. He works with team members and staff to teach them success principles that helps everyone communicate more effectively, get along and perform at their highest potential. Management and owners are included in his approach, which leads to greater sales, increased profits and of course a happier work environment for everyone.
He is a licensed wedding officiant in the province of Ontario and enjoys working with as many as 30 or 40 couples per year to create that perfect ceremony. With his passion to work with and serve people he also speaks at memorials services, life celebrations and funerals, where he brings dignity and honour as he pays tribute to people’s lives.
He is an entrepreneur and business owner. For 25 years Jim operated a Residential and Commercial Construction Company. The company did everything from additions, to complete home restorations, from building homes to purchasing properties to renovate and sell; as well they did numerous commercial builds. Today he is still involved in project managing for individual or corporate investors, using his vast knowledge to keep their projects on target and Profitable.
He served as a Youth and Young Adults Pastor/Leader in his community for 23 years. During this time, he encouraged youth to get involved in their community through serving and helping those in need.
By leading day events in the city and into larger neighbouring cities he gave youth the opportunity to serve in homeless shelters and in other agencies. Jim has helped raise over $250,000 so that over 180 youth could join him in one of the 15 different mission trips he led throughout Central America. During these trips people were given opportunities to work on construction projects, in kid’s programs, in nutrition centres and in medical outreaches.
Today Jim still returns to Nicaragua and continues to work alongside long-time friends and leaders in these same programs and offers teaching and training events to youth, couples and leaders. He encourages everyone to get involved in a short-term mission trip somewhere or to join him on a trip.
His passion is evident as he teaches, shares and mentor’s people around the world. He’s available to speak at events and organizations. Contact Jim to see how he might be able to help at firstname.lastname@example.org