In Person Programs

Managing Me
Growing. Succeeding. Staying Energized.

Your Awesome Team Offsite
“Time well spent!”

Managing Me: Accelerated Leader’s Version
More time for Strategy, Leadership and Thinking.

Mastering the Mental Game
Engagement. Resilience. Mental Focus.

Taming the Email Monster
More Control. Less Stress.

Managing Me with Outlook (and OneNote)
Tools + Behaviours = Performance.

Masterful Meetings
Helping Everyone be more Productive.

Priority Mapping
Greater Execution on Strategy.

Virtual Programs

Planning & Prioritizing for Change
New tactics for the new game.

Planning & Prioritizing for Change: Leader’s Version
Strategic Focus. For ourselves and our teams.

Hybrid Team Productivity
Tactics to keep your hybrid team – remote & onsite – connected, engaged and productive.

Mastering the Mental Game of Resilience
Resilience. Energy. Mental Focus.

Your Work-from-Home Toolkit
Maximizing the benefits and minimizing the pitfalls of working from home.

How to Reduce Video Meeting Fatigue
For Greater Resilience and Increased Productivity.

Masterful Virtual Meetings
Making our Virtual Meetings Engaging & Productive.

Managing Expectations & Triaging Change
How to prioritize, and if necessary, diplomatically push back on some incoming demands on your time.

Tools + Disciplines = Performance.

Managing Me with Outlook (& OneNote) helps busy people better manage heavy workloads by raising the bar in how they use Outlook (and OneNote) to plan, focus, organize and manage expectations. It’s a powerful and practical integration of behaviours, tools and learning transfer.

This workshop can be provided in a full day or half-day format.

Building the Foundation:

  • Stepping back and identifying our true priorities. Making sure that we’re using Outlook to help us move in the right direction.

Raising our planning game with the Outlook Calendar :

  • Best practices of weekly/ daily planning. Using various Outlook Calendar features to help us carve out time for strategic priorities.
  • Using the Outlook Today and To-do bar features as fantastic planning tools and a great way to integrate our calendar, tasks and email.

Staying in control of our Inbox:

  • A Four Step Process to help us filter and organize high volumes of email, keeping our inbox clean and less overwhelming.
  • Features/strategies to help us track action email so nothing slips through the cracks.
  • Using flags, Rules, search options effectively.
  • Increasing our capacity to deliver on the important priorities by reducing the distraction of low value email, requests and interruptions. Outlook features to help us distinguish higher priority email from lower priority email.

Using the Outlook Task feature to capture and manage action items. 

  • Organizing our tasks, follow-ups and other commitments to make smart choices, stay in control and prevent things from slipping through the cracks.
  • Understanding how use the Outlook task and to-do lists to manage action steps, projects and follow-ups.
  • Being able to find, colour code, share, assign and categorize various Outlook items.
  • Managing contacts to build relationships through Outlook contact features.

OneNote: A great organizing tool that’s gaining popularity fast 

  • How to use Notebooks, Sections and Pages to capture information and be able to find what you need, when you need it.
  • Track, group and follow-up on certain types of information using OneNote Tags.
  • Using Templates to organize and manage meetings, projects and various to-do lists. 
  • Linking OneNote items with Outlook.
    Doug Heidebrecht


    I help teams and individuals do more with less, reduce stress and carve out more time for their true priorities.