Jim Sterling

Jim Sterling

Facilitator, N. America

With 30+ years of experience in the field of communications, Jim coaches executives and professionals to increase their impact as leaders. Using the Exec-Comm philosophy of putting others first and bringing a hands-on, practical approach to communication skill-building, Jim works to improve performance for professionals in the US and around the world.

In Action

Exec-Comm Tip: Storytelling for Business

Write for Results: Exec-Comm

Past Experience

As a former Exec-Comm partner, Jim worked closely with professionals from EY, Turner Construction, National Grid, Liberty Mutual Insurance, and Stryker. He is currently an advisory board member to Education Our Gift, located in Nyeri, Kenya, with the mission to support room, board, tuition, and supply costs for orphans and students of need in the area. Before joining Exec-Comm, Jim worked with The Center to Promote Health Care Studies as part of the NYC Health and Hospital Corporation’s noted effort to improve customer service.


Dartmouth College

Bachelor's Degree, Drama

Fun Facts

While at Dartmouth College, Jim won the Marcus Heiman Award for outstanding achievement in the arts. Jim has a successful stage and film career and is currently a member of New York’s Axis Theatre Company. He makes Manhattan his home with his family and embraces all things NYC, especially the theater scene. So, if you need a show recommendation, he’s your guy.

Featured Articles

04/22/21 Author Jim Sterling

Creating Robust Virtual Training Experiences Creating Robust Virtual Training Experiences


Recently, I’ve heard many people say “I’ve just got to breathe! Everything is so fast and furious these days.” I…

01/29/19 Author Jim Sterling

Take Your Storytelling Game From… Take Your Storytelling Game From Good To Great: Lessons From The Super Bowl


This NFL post-season is already full of stories – just look at the two overtime victories in the conference finals…

02/05/19 Author Jim Sterling

Crafting An Interesting Story From… Crafting An Interesting Story From A Boring Game


Good morning! Did you watch the Super Bowl Sunday night? While the pundits predicted it would be a close game,…

01/03/19 Author Jim Sterling

How Bryan Cranston's Story Can… How Bryan Cranston's Story Can Help You Improve Your Communication Skills


As you set resolutions, goals, and aim to form new positive habits, keep your communication skills top of mind. Here…