At the age of 7, Alan was selling greeting cards door-to-door. By age 14, he owned a small international import business. By age 21, he was teaching at the University of Minnesota, and during the next fifteen years, with several degrees in hand, he was selected as the “outstanding faculty member” by two different universities. At age 36, Dr. Zimmerman founded the Zimmerman Communi-Care Network, Inc., a speaking, training, coaching, and consulting company, that has allowed him to deliver more than 3,000 keynotes and seminars across the world to a variety of organizations, maintaining a 92% repeat and referral business. The National Speakers Association placed him in the Speaker Hall of Fame, awarding him its highest honor, the Council of Peers Award of Excellence (CPAE). As a prolific author, Dr. Zimmerman has written and published several books and more than 1000 articles in his weekly Internet Tuesday Tip newsletter. For additional information, visit www.DrZimmerman.com.