Why Great Time Management Doesn’t Mean You’re Productive with Amber De La Garza

The Growing your Team Podcast: Episode 194


Often, people associate good time management skills with productivity. If you’re good at managing your time, you are productive.

However, this isn’t always the case. You can be good at managing your time and not focusing on anything that’s actually going to grow your business or help you achieve your goals. 

Time management is a part of productivity, but it’s not everything. 

Productivity Specialist Amber De La Garza joins the Growing Your Team podcast to share how to elevate your productivity as a business owner and your company’s overall productivity. With Amber’s tips, companies can reduce stress, increase ROI, and lead teams more effectively – all by ensuring everyone’s time is spent in the right places.     

Listen Now:

In this Episode You’ll Hear:

  • Effective strategies to lead your team so you can be more productive
  • Where time should be spent in your business if you want to be successful 
  • Who should be solving your team members’ problems
  • How to measure ROI of productivity
  • Why delegating tasks is critical to overall company productivity   

About Amber De La Garza:

Amber De La Garza is The Productivity Specialist! Amber has more than a decade of experience helping small business owners maximize profits, reduce stress, and make time for what matters most by improving their time management and elevating their productivity! Amber is a sought-after coach, trainer, speaker, writer, host of the Productivity Straight Talk Podcast and creator of Leverage Lab®. Amber shares her message on her weekly podcast and as Straight Talks both virtually and in-person across the country for audiences that range from small business owners and associations to multinational corporations.

How to Connect with Amber De La Garza:

Suggested Resources:

FREE Take Back Your Time Mini Training: www.AmberDeLaGarza.com/TakeBackYourTime  

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