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Let's Get Focused: How to Kick Start Your Year and Work at Your Productive

Best (Vancouver)

Date: January 11, 2018
Location: Porchlight Financial

Presenter: Scott Friesen, Busyness Killer, Simpletivity


It's no longer about time management. It’s about focus management. Scott highlights the distractions that get in the way of doing our most important work. Through real-world examples and a healthy dose of humor, you will learn how to optimize your to-do list and organize your schedule for maximum clarity. For any professional seeking to create better habits that produce immediate results, Focused Execution is a fun and invaluable experience.

In this presentation, you will learn:

  • How to reduce distractions and recurring interruptions
  • Why multitasking negatively affects your productivity
  • To break overwhelming projects into manageable pieces
  • How to develop a weekly routine to identify your most important work
  • How to create a system for capturing new ideas and lingering issues

Who should attend:

This session is applicable for all levels of HR staff. Regardless if you are an HR generalist or a Senior HR leader, this session will help you to be more productive and reduce distractions.

Porchlight Financial

Location: Porchlight Financial, Suite 1920 – 1095 West Pender Street, Vancouver B.C. V6E 2M6

Time: Registration: 8:00-8:30am; Presentation: 8:30am-12:00pm

About the presenter:
Scott Friesen is not too busy. He’s productive. There’s a difference. He is also the founder of Simpletivity training and consulting.

As a 'busyness killer', Scott helps people from all over the world improve their productivity. His time management techniques have benefited thousands of individuals and organizations alike. Managing email overload, never ending to-do lists, and technology distractions are among Scott's specialties.

Through speeches, courses, and workshops, Scott provides powerful tools to those who want more out of their day. He has dedicated his life to helping others focus on what is most important and to do it with less stress. Because being too busy isn't productive.

Registration Fees

Early Bird Rate
(by December 29th)

Regular Rate
(by January 5nd)







Student & Retired Member



CPD hours
3.5 •  Learning and Development
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