As a Maxwell Leadership Certified Team coach/trainer and AASBC accredited small business consultant Garry brings Healthy Relational practices to the lives and careers of his clients formed by his decades of experience working in an administrative capacity for educational institutions, nonprofit organizations, health care consortiums, state and local government agencies and as a serial entrepreneur.
During sessions clients are assisted in meeting goals, entrepreneurs mindsets are redirected to stay on target and small business owners are primed to invest in human capital and resources for effective outcomes that maximize profit and potential.
All of Garry's talks are based in The BIG I.D.E.A² - a methodology that identifies the cycle of all relationships and promotes Healthy practices.
We all have been in a relationship as sure as we are born. Yet, how have you been taught to start or end a relationship? What have you been instructed to do in between? From vocational and youth mentorship, to romantic and family relationships The BIG I.D.E.A². gives a way to view and engage relationships in a more healthy and purposeful way for a better Life, Career or Spiritual Journey.
Through development workshops, action driven talks and illustrated messages Garry will help you learn how to understand what you are involved in, engaged with and accountable for. As well, how to develop and acknowledge the reality of healthy and unhealthy relationships that make your life better or worse for you and others.
Garry "The Connector" Ratliff Jr is an inspirational speaker, relational coach and small business consultant. He is the author of two books, The Good Note: Book of Positive Quotes and The BIG I.D.E.A²- The Cycle of All Relationships. A member of the Maxwell Leadership Certified Team, Trainer for the DISC Certified Human Behavior Assessment and an Accredited Small Business Consultant by the Association of Accredited Small Business Consultants.
During his service as a youth pastor at a local church in Cambridge, MA he was awaken out of a dream with a theory called the Ground Up Model which over the years evolved into The BIG I.D.E.A² method.The BIG I.D.E.A². first fully focused on the Mentor-Mentee relationship then eventually was understood to be the cycle of ALL relationships of human connection both personally and professionally.
He is the founder of GRelations, LLC a brand focused on helping individuals, small business owners, and groups to find relational ways to live healthy lives that maximize potential and profits to stop living with unhealthy practices preventing them from advancing in their Life, Career or Spiritual Journey.
He holds seminars, webinars, workshops and one on one coaching along with his weekly Motivation Moments, Small Business Tips, Good Note Quotes. Garry resides in the Carolina Region, USA with his wife Melissa and their three children, Sade, Garry III and Grayson.
“Love who you are, what you do and those who contribute to that effort!”
-Garry Ratliff, Jr.
A gift like yours should not go to waste
Learn the Cycle of all Relationships and WIN BIG in your life, career, or spiritual journey. We all have been in a relationship as sure as we are born. Yet, how have you been taught to start or end a relationship? What have you been instructed to do in between? Whether the relationship is employer/employee, mentor/mentee, romantic or family, The BIG I.D.E.A². gives a way to view and engage relationships in a more healthy and purposeful way.
This talk explores the connection between decisions we make and how they affect us whether in a mentor/mentee, family or work relationship. Garry utilizes The BIG I.D.E.A². to help attendees engage with his speaking and coaching workshops.
Every Wednesday receive a Good Note- words of inspiration or motivation, from GRelations partners designed to awaken GREATNESS in you.