Jim Gardner is Founder/CEO of Legendary United, where he leads multiple businesses in the markets of entrepreneurial strategy, leadership and organizational development, professional development, health and wellness, and personal branding.
Not having graduated from college, Jim recognized and seized opportunities, embarking on a 30 plus year journey as a corporate executive and leader for iconic brands including McKesson, Pizza Hut, Tandy/Radio Shack, Fidelity Investments, and Levi Strauss & Co.
Through his unique experiences and research, Jim has learned that the roads to value potential and healthy cultures in any enterprise are paved with the entrepreneurial spirit and mindset. To assist business owners, leaders, and students, he has developed 10 Adventures to Master The Entrepreneurial Leadership Mindset. No matter the role in the organization, owning this mindset not only drives up the potential and capability of the individual serving the role, it can significantly increase the performance of the organization.
Jim mentors in high schools and participates in educational recovery programs for at risk teens and their parents. He consults with public school and university leaders, charter school executives, and education agencies to give our children the opportunity to Master The Entrepreneurial Leadership Mindset.
As a bestselling author, Founding Partner of The John Maxwell Team, and Platinum Speaker for Les Brown, Jim is a sought after speaker and consultant. He also offers workshops, mastermind forums, and on-line education on The Entrepreneurial Leadership Mindset.