John Ruman was a partner for more than ten years in a financial advisory firm in upstate New York, USA. His total experience in financial services is about fifteen years with business, estate & independence planning as a focus. He loves helping people create a vision for their future and help take actionable steps towards that vision.
John was also a partner in an educational consultancy firm for over ten years. He enjoyed taking students through a journey of what they wanted to accomplish and move that backwards into a degree and university that truly meshed with that. For him, it was also fulfilling to help parents make the seemingly daunting task of college expenses an affordable reality.
He moved to Trinidad & Tobago in 2015 and started an international business & executive coaching company, leveraging his years of experience in wealth and educational consulting. In 2017, he began offering life coaching services, focusing on helping people achieve their inner greatness.
John has over twenty years of experience in the martial art of TaeKwonDo and has achieved the Master rank of fourth degree black belt. His rank is recognized by the World TaeKwonDo Federation in Seoul, Korea.
He has also completed two 70.3 Ironman triathlons and a marathon. He is an avid traveler and wants to experience the world with his wife.
Time Stamped Show Notes:
You are in Trinidad? [00:42]
Which of your talents was responsible for us connecting at that time? [01:09]
Who did you learn the ability of sharing from? [02:12]
Why would you continue to be that guy? [02:28]
Your strength in coaching is from the perspective of financial and educational, how’s that been going? [03:20]
Where is the best place to connect with you? [04:38]
What is one thing you’ve done consistently over the last 3 years? [04:56]
How does it make you feel? [05:33]
Why would you suggest to other people to do what you’ve done? [5:57]
What is your earliest childhood memory? [06:40]
Why do you think this memory is so clear? [07:20]
Metaphorically, how do you see that memory connecting to who you are today? [07:49]
Engel’s Insight – [08:20]
What was your favorite song when you were twelve years old? [08:47]
Declaration Time – [09:15]