Terry Thompson

Author, Leadertank.com
Tacoma, WA, United States

About Terry


Terry Thompson (1971- ) grew up in a military family and has spent his entire life travelling around the world gaining valuable knowledge and experience that he shares with you through his writing about life and leadership. Terry has served in multiple positions of increased authority and responsibility that spans many assignment locations to include two deployments to Iraq, and one to Afghanistan. Terry has led teams as small as 3 to much larger groups of over 200. Terry brings to you valuable insight that he has gained from his personal and professional life that will lead you to success. Terry does this through multiple platforms to include his website (Leadertank.com) and his two books (Leadership Solved, Daily Fuel for LIFE and LEADERSHIP).

An idea worth spreading

I have been a Leader for over 18 years serving in many junior and senior level leadership positions of increased authority and responsibility. I have led teams as small as 3 people to much larger groups that included over 200. I have often been asked what are my thoughts about leadership. When I think about leadership there are many things that come to mind, but only two stands out among the rest and they are INFLUENCE and IMPACT.
If your INFLUENCE is not making an IMPACT then you need to re-evaluate, re-design, and re-engage your leadership tactics, techniques, and procedures. Once you are back on track you will see the difference your INFLUENCE has on others and

I'm passionate about

Leadership, mentoring, coaching, teaching, guiding, helping others, motivating, inspiring, writing, and counseling people to personal and professional success.

People don't know I'm good at

Writing songs, playing instruments, and recording music.

My TED story

I have been a Soldier in the U.S. Army for over 18 years and would like to offer my knowledge and experience gained throughout those years of leading Soldiers through my writing. Connect with more from me at Leadertank.com