149 The Truth about Productivity with Amber De La Garza

Subscribe to the Podcast!

Did you do some re-prioritising last year? 

With all of the unexpected ‘unprecedented events’ last year a lot of us have reprioritized the way we work and play. 

Many found this past year super productive while others, not so much. 

We don’t often think about productivity until we are either feeling overwhelmed, or starting a new year.

Productivity and overwhelm are two sides of a coin. Balance is what we seek, predictability but as business owners, leaders and bosses, change is inevitable and remaining flexible while also being productive is the goal

Strong boundaries are necessary to avoid falling prey to overwhelm. 

In today’s episode, we dive into the best way that you can find balance and create a schedule that works for you while auditing what works, and what doesn’t.

  • Micro breaches of your time
  • How small steps can make a huge impact
  • 3 steps to better boundaries
  • How your boundaries are impacted and impact you
  • Where overwhelm comes from
  • The number one struggle people have
  • Magical thinking
  • Productivity as a small business
  • Entrepreneurial struggles
  • Triggers that get in your way
  • Balance in the real world

Join the Difficult Happens Facebook group  “Community Happens Group”

Work with Lara:

Apply for an On-air Coaching Call!

Complimentary Breakthrough Consultation

Got a Question? Comment? Email Lara@difficulthappens.com

Corporate Training

Difficult Happens by Lara Currie


Resources from Guest:

Amber De La Garza Website

Conquer Your Email Masterclass

Productivity Training

© Lara Currie 2021

Show Intro music by Scott Holmes Music

Listen for free on the go with any one of these players for both Android & iPhone


Get my 10 best tips on how to deal with people & sticky situations!

Get tons of tips on dealing with difficult people, having tough conversations, and navigating conflict.

  • Take the guesswork out of how to respond to rude, manipulative or just plain dysfunctional people

  • Take control of the situation so that you don’t get caught up reacting instead of responding

  • Know what to say - when you don’t know what to say