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Graham Allcott

 Author, speaker, social entrepreneur and the original ‘productivity ninja’.

Graham Allcott is an entrepreneur, author, speaker and podcaster.

Armed with a mission to transform stuffy time management training courses into something more practical, human and fun, Graham Allcott founded Think Productive in April 2009. The company has since grown to spread his message of playful productive momentum across the UK and increasingly worldwide.

He is the best-selling author of “How to be a Productivity Ninja”, his second book, “Introducing Productivity” was released in August 2014 and was followed by his third book, “How to be a Knowledge Ninja” in March 2015 that was re-released in 2017 under the title “How to be a Study Ninja”.

Listen to Graham Allcott’s podcast to learn more about him here

Graham has previously taken on “extreme productivity experiments” on the Think Productive blog, with the aim of learning more about productivity by experiencing extreme scenarios. The results can be found on the Think Productive blog and is being compiled as an ebook. He writes regularly for other publications and websites, including Productive Magazine, Men’s Health, Birmingham City University and Training Zone.

Graham’s previous roles include founding chairman of READ International, Chief Executive of Student Volunteering England and an adviser to the UK government on youth volunteering. In conjunction with this, his further roles include being a trustee of the youth homelessness charity, Centrepoint.  He attends regular board meetings, as well as championing the Centrepoint Youth Parliament and social enterprise within the board.

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Making Meetings Magic

Think of how many hours we all spend in meetings. Then think how magnificent it would be if every single one was purposeful and powerful – sharing information, making decisions, identifying actions – but just without there being so many of them, or them taking so long!

Every meeting is a priceless opportunity to surprise ourselves with just how much we can achieve together.

This session provides the opportunity to think about what makes effective, productive and fun meetings, and gives you the ideas and tools to make that happen.

How to be a Productivity Ninja

Many of us are overwhelmed, and struggle with the constant distractions we face in our work. Information overload is a big problem. Juggling productivity and wellbeing successfully is a challenge.

It’s no longer enough to just focus on “time management”: it’s time to think about how you manage your attention and focus, your projects and actions, your choices and habits.

A Productivity Ninja™ is calm and prepared, but also skilled and ruthless in how they deal with the many enemies of productivity and wellbeing.

Stress Less - Achieve More

Tips and tricks to implement a simple, fool proof system to organise and define your work.

How to deal with interruptions, paperwork, ideas and information – and how to sift it all for the important stuff, define actions, get organised and stay in control.

You’ll reduce stress by eliminating those nagging feelings of doubt, guilt and overload panic, and replace them with a focused, playful, purposeful and productive momentum.

I have never seen so many employees so enthused about implementing ideas and discovering new concepts proposed in a workshop before.

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Fun, easy to follow and practical – and may just be the kick up the bottom you need!

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Publications

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How to be a Productivity Ninja

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How to be a Study Ninja

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Introducing Productivity

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Fees & Details

Fees From*

  • UK:

    £3k to £7k

  • Europe:

    £7k to £15k

  • US:

    £7k to £15k

  • Africa/Asia/ME:

    £7k to £15k

Travels From

  • United Kingdom

Languages

English

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