Dr. Margie Blanchard has earned a reputation worldwide as a compelling motivational speaker, accomplished management consultant and trainer, best-selling author, and entrepreneur. She was the co-recipient with her husband, Dr. Ken Blanchard, of the Entrepreneur of the Year award from Cornell University. She and Ken also co-founded The Ken Blanchard Companies, one of the premier management consulting and training companies in the world. Co-author of The One Minute Manager Balances Work and Life, Working Well: Managing for Health and High Performance, and Leading at a Higher Level, Margie is well-versed in a variety of topics and often speaks on leadership, balance, managing change, aging parents, and life planning. She and Ken have two grown children.