July 3rd, 2006 03:46 EST
Judyth Piazza chats with the Electrifying and Energizing Dr. Ronaldo Archer
Ron Archer has an amazing twenty year professional career as a best selling author, an award winning keynote speaker and a sought after international business strategist.
He grew up in the inner city of Cleveland, Ohio and was raised by single mother who taught him, that with faith in God, a good education and lots of hard work, the American Dream could be achieved by anyone. She taught him that it is not where you begin in life but it is where you believe you can go if you willing to be a climber and not a quitter.
As a young student, Ron had to overcome a learning disability and a severe stuttering disorder. With the help of a caring fourth grade teacher and a dedicated mother he overcame both. His teacher taught him that anything worth doing in life is worth doing poorly at first until you learn to master it, and master it he did, graduating with honors from both high school and college.
Early in his professional career Ron served as Director of Production Improvement for a Fortune 500 Company and was responsible for the design and the implementation of the self-directing work team system and the at-risk compensation performance production system for fifty manufacturing plants throughout America and Canada.
These challenging successes lead to his first book, Ron Archer On Teams, published by McGraw Hill and became an industry best seller and changed the course of his professional career.
After ten years in corporate America, Ron became the CEO of a non profit organization, earned his PhD and became the host of a national television program on the Business Technology Network and was invited to join the prestigious Lessons in Leadership Consortium with Tom Peters, Ken Blanchard and Stephen Covey.
Ron has authored several best selling books and became the founder and chairman of an international organizational development consulting firm with offices in Maui, Hawaii and South Palm Beach, Florida. His new book, "DUNAMIS" has been hailed as a life changing, soul stirring journey into transformational transcendent leadership. "DUNAMIS" has been endorsed from Australia to Airforce One as thee leadership manual for the new millennium.
As an award winning keynote speaker, Ron has been nick named the Maestro of Motivation by the National Speakers Association for his unique ability to energize, educate and empower his audiences with his heartfelt passion, sharp intellect and quick wit.
Ron serves as a leadership consultant to Four Star General B. B.Bell, Supreme Commander U.S. Army Europe and 7th Army, National Football League Players and Coaches, Fortune 500 Companies and Pastors throughput the world.
He has been honored with the Dr. Martin Luther Leadership Award for his work developing third world leaders and his video training series, Peak Performance under Peak Pressure was awarded a "Telly" for best leadership program of the year.
Ron has a passion for developing young people. He has coached little league football for fifteen years and volunteers for the Future Farmers of America, Inroads and the Upward Bound program.
Recently, he has partnered with the Georgia Leadership Institute for School Improvement and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to support the committed educational professionals in the state of Georgia with their mission of no child left behind. He wants every child to discovery the joys of learning and to experience liberation of an educated mind.
Ron is the proud parent of four children, three dogs and about a 100 fish and his wife Cynthia serves as the Executive Director for the Dunamis Foundation and his mother serves as Vice President of What Ever She Wants To Do.
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