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 owner of Happy To Invest, HTI Title Co., LLC, and GRelations, LLC. Garry's main entrepreneurial love is as founder of GRelations, LLC a brand focused on connecting with people to inspire healthy relationships in their Life, Career and Faith or Spiritual Journeys.
He holds seminars, webinars, workshops and one on one coaching along with his weekly, 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.
GRelations, LLC was founded by Garry Ratliff, Jr. as a company that promotes Healthy Relationships for Life, Career and Faith Journeys through 3 core pillars- relational Coaching, inspirational Speaking and Consulting and added writing to our next chapter. Small Business Consulting is now connected to the Brand- Happy To Invest.
To create a healthy world one relationship at a time by communicating practices that lead to Healthy Relationships for all.
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