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Maura Thomas

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Maura Thomas - Empowered Productivity™ System

The Community Cats Podcast

This episode is sponsored in part by Tamadori and Doobert.com. Maura Nevel Thomas is an award-winning international speaker, trainer, and author on individual and corporate productivity and work-life balance, and the most widely-cited authority on attention management. Maura has trained thousands of individuals at hundreds of organizations on her proprietary Empowered Productivity™ System, a process for achieving significant results and living a life of choice. She is a TEDx speaker, successful entrepreneur, and author of Personal Productivity Secrets and Work Without Walls. In this episode, Stacy and Maura talk tips for working remotely including managing attention, email best practices, guidelines for using different communication tools and apps, and how leaders can create a healthy and efficient culture at work. They also chat about Maura’s book Work Without Walls, which takes her previous book on personal productivity a step farther, helping leaders and managers create a productive environment for whole teams and organizations. Maura also has a series of bite-sized books coming out over the next year or two whose goal is to “spark impact in just one hour.” These will be short reads, giving specific information in an hour or less, and they will break her Empowered Productivity™ System into individual components. To find out more, get free resources, or buy her books you can visit Maura’s website. To get access to Maura’s on-demand training on empowered productivity, visit this website and use code SNEAKPEEK for a discount.


16 Feb 2021

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1-9-21 Maura Thomas

This Week I Learned

1-9-21 Maura Thomas by Greg Arnold


11 Jan 2021

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784: Increasing Sales Productivity with Attention Management, with Maura Thomas

Sales Enablement Podcast with Andy Paul

Maura Thomas is the author of "Attention Management: How to Create Success and Gain Productivity Every Day."In today's episode, Maura shares with us why “time management” is not the solution for increasing your personal productivity. When distraction is the enemy, and that distraction comes in an increasing number of digital forms, the cure is "attention management." Listen and learn how to manage your attention in a communications economy driven by capturing and holding your attention. _Arm your team with the tools they need to work from anywhere. To learn more, visit www.ringDNA.com/andy. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


25 Jun 2020

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4-18-20 Maura Thomas

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4-18-20 Maura Thomas by Greg Arnold


20 Apr 2020

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“Managing Attention to Maximize Productivity and Fulfillment” with Maura Thomas | Ep. 065

The Transformative Leader Podcast: Culture Transformation | Corporate Coaching

In this ep., Amir speaks with speaker, author, and productivity expert, Maura Thomas, about using “attention management” skills to achieve success and fulfillment, at work and in life. For more: theghannadgroup.com/blog/ttlpodcast-065


26 Mar 2020

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Attention Management: Choosing A Life of Choice Over Reaction With Maura Thomas

Rhodes To Wealth

 Day-to-day life in the modern world for a working person can get a little difficult because distractions surround us so much that they get ingrained in our lives, like a habit. But enhancing productivity comes down to attention management: assessing your brain state in order to find what's making it so susceptible to distraction. Maura Thomas is an award-winning speaker whose focus is on productivity and management. Joshua Rhodes speaks to Maura about training your brain not to make a habit of distraction. In any kind of work, your biggest obstacle will always be getting distracted, so let Maura and Joshua show you what you can do to ensure productivity. 

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20 Mar 2020

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2-15-20 Maura Thomas

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2-15-20 Maura Thomas by Greg Arnold


21 Feb 2020

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Empower Your Productivity with Attention Management | Maura Thomas

The LEADx Leadership Show with Kevin Kruse

Maura Nevel Thomas is an award-winning international speaker and trainer on individual and corporate productivity and work-life balance, and the most widely-cited authority on attention management. Her proprietary Empowered ProductivityTM System has been embraced by the likes of the U.S. Army, L’Oreal, and Dell. She is a TEDx Speaker, founder of Regain Your Time, author of three books, and was named a Top Leadership Speaker for 2018 in Inc. Magazine. Maura is frequently cited as an expert in major business outlets including Forbes, Fast Company, and Huffington Post, and she’s also a regular contributor to the Harvard Business Review, with articles there viewed over a million times.


30 Dec 2019

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Manage your attention, not just your time, says productivity expert Maura Thomas

Jazzed About Work

For busy professionals, the workload can feel overwhelming, pushing us into a defensive mode. And it’s tough to sort out what matters when we’re constantly being distracted by messages that feel urgent, but maybe aren’t all that important. In this episode, leading productivity expert Maura Thomas offers tips for sorting out your priorities, from her latest book, "Attention Matters". She says that a good workflow management process can help you keep everything on track. See: https://maurathomas.com/productivity/personal-workflow-management-system-productive/


19 Dec 2019

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Productive Reading: Attention Management by Maura Thomas – TPW271

The Productive Woman

Attention management is a key productivity skill--and the subject of Maura Thomas's book, Attention Management.


4 Dec 2019