Episode 252: You’ll Be Safe Until You Live With Jim Cathcart

Let’s jump right into this life-affirming dialogue with guest Jim Cathcart. Jim Cathcart is a motivational speaker and real-life exemplar of resilience and optimism. Jim’s accolades, including the prestigious Golden Gavel award, set the stage for a conversation that traverses personal growth, embracing life’s vulnerabilities, and the undeniable power of a positive mindset.

Jim shares his wisdom on the acorn’s symbolism of untapped potential, the impact of dedicating time to self-improvement, and how a seemingly small daily commitment can lead to monumental change. We’ll touch on his health challenges, his unwavering commitment to living fully, and how our actions shape our future.

So brace yourself for an episode that will ignite your desire for greatness and show you why stepping out of your comfort zone is the essence of truly living.


  • Jim’s engagement in tours in China, focusing on meaningful life and reaching thousands of people.
  • Reflection on career in insurance and encouragement to share passion for serving and protecting people.
  • Emphasis on the importance of embracing uniqueness, facing criticism, and reaping phenomenal rewards.
  • Importance of behavior in shaping others’ perception and building reputation.
  • Discussion on the significance of emotional safety and the impact of actions on others.
  • Highlighting Toastmasters’ role in developing communication and leadership skills, leading to success.
  • Sharing personal resilience and success stories despite challenges.
  • Promotion of wealth-building strategies, virtual events, and podcast subscriptions for insurance agents.

About Jim Cathcart, CSP, CPAE:

the family man.

Jim and Paula have been married for 53 years and have raised a happy successful son with 2 *Amazing grandchildren. (*And they can prove it!)

the musician.

Jim Cathcart and his band “ReZoom The Boom” recently performed for 8 years in Southern California and now in Austin, Texas. Frequently including music as part of his speaking engagements, Jim has performed around the world. http://GuitarMusicLive.com

the traveler.

Professionally, in 2015 through 2019 Jim lectured in 23 major cities in mainland China plus a round-the-world lecture tour. He’s traveled the world for decades and knows how to adapt to other cultures. Additionally, Jim is a Life Member of the American Motorcyclist Association and has toured Europe and North America over 150,000 miles on his motorcycles. He was the keynote speaker for the 100 year anniversary convention of Harley Davidson in 2003. Jim is a proud Texan, now based in Austin

the speaker.

Jim Cathcart, CSP, CPAE is one of the top 5 most award-winning speakers in the world. His Top 1% TEDx video has  2.7 million views, his 25 books are translated into multiple languages, including 3 International bestsellers. He is a Certified Virtual Presenter and past National President of the National Speakers Association. Jim’s PBS television programs, podcast appearances and radio shows have reached millions of Success Seekers and he is often retained to advise achievers and their companies.

Even his colleagues, some of the top speakers in the world, have hired Jim to speak at their own events. Jim is an Executive MBA Professor at California Lutheran University School of Management and serves as their first Entrepreneur in Residence. He has been inducted into the Sales & Marketing Hall of Fame in London for his pioneering work with his concept of “Relationship Selling.” He is also in the Professional Speakers Hall of Fame and has received The Cavett Award and The Golden Gavel Award.

the author.

Jim has written 25 books, hundreds of articles and he is always writing at least one new book. His most recent book is What To Do When You’re The Speaker. Audiences buy his books by the hundreds and he happily adds autograph sessions to his speeches.


Until next time, get out there and make a difference, be unstoppable, and leave no regrets!

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