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Overtired? Overworked? Overwhelmed? Help is here.

Today’s knowledge workers are buried in details, stress, and distraction. Even if they love their work, it can be exhausting and overwhelming. This means results suffer and work-life balance is non-existent.

To achieve peak performance both at home and at work, professionals need to develop new skills that aren’t taught in school.

The old ideas of “time management” no longer keep up with today’s dynamic and changing business environment.

Our behaviors and corporate culture often evolve over time, without intention, and can sabotage performance. Outside analysis and support is necessary to assess the current situation and establish a fresh approach that will produce and enable productive, empowered, and energized individuals and teams.

The secret to individual and organizational productivity is work-life management skills rooted in attention management™, rather than time management. The secret is the Empowered Productivity™ System. See the evidence in the case studies and testimonials.

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Productivity training for teams from Maura Thomas

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Attention management improves productivity in individuals, teams, and workplaces and positively impacts lives.

“[Personal Productivity Secrets] is a game-changer!”
“[Work Without Walls] is thoughtful…convincing…a must read for managers…”

Personal Productivity Secrets book and Work Without Walls book by Maura Thomas

How to Prioritize

You probably know the big stuff you're supposed to be getting done. But what's often less clear is how to accomplish your work priorities when there are all sorts of other, urgent (or seemingly urgent) demands on your time. This comes down to a question of how to...

This Popular Step to Manage Email and Texts Isn’t Enough

Your job involves an overwhelming amount of communications from others. Managing email and texts is a vexing challenge. So you take a cue from what you've observed others doing. You add a line to your email signature saying "I check my email infrequently, so if your...

Distractions Steal More Than Productivity

I've written before about how distractions and the failure to practice attention management take a toll in the workplace. In my latest article for Harvard Business Review, I expand on those themes: Distractions aren't just detrimental to our work. They are also making...

The Empowered Productivity System changes lives.

The feedback from your training has been very positive!! People have really embraced it and are finding it a huge help! Thanks again, your training was extremely beneficial!

Gina Sandler

Kaiser Permanente

Jason Harden
CEO, Pacific Eagle Electric

The techniques you’ve given us are extremely practical and easy to implement. You are so dialed in to what each of us experiences on a daily basis. Thank you for providing such an approachable system that anyone can do.

Amy Solliday

Vice President, Field Store Operations, Old Navy