Tim Ruef connects with people in a deep and lasting way to offer practical solutions and lasting change


Tim is an energetic, engaging and passionate speaker. He understands the subtleties of pace, timing and humor.

Tim presents to audiences as large as 3000 attendees on a range of topics including Career Development, Onboarding, Leadership Development, Executive Integration, Hiring for Success, Executive Selection, and Organization Development. His audiences are comprised of CEOs, boards of directors, senior managers, business associations, clubs and church organizations.


  • Take Control of your Life and Career
  • Winning the Talent War
  • Building a Winning Culture
  • Honing the Business Edge
  • Secrets of the World’s Best Teams


“Tim, I thought your seminar was really insightful and I am looking forward to sharing the knowledge I learned about recruiting with my colleagues at our upcoming HR meeting.”

Illinois HR VP

“Hi Tim, I thought your presentation on Orientation at the SHRM conference was one of the best ones I attended – very insightful, very useful. I am currently re-evaluating and revamping our orientation process, and would love to see some of the materials you mentioned in your presentation. Thanks in advance!”

Mark C, Hospital Administrator, Vermont

“Tim – I enjoyed your presentation at the SHRM conference this week….lots of great info! Could you shoot me over the supplemental materials? Thanks again! ”

Julie, VP Banking, NJ

“Thanks again for the excellent presentation and materials.
Your talk was really great!”

State of Maine Senior Administrator

“Tim is just really good. While very entertaining as a speaker, Tim has an honest, sincere manner that really comes through.”

MD New Jersey Pharmaceutical Company