Reclaim Your Time

4 Days

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Cohort-based Course

Wrangle your calendar, priorities & boundaries in a short course guiding you in a radical shifts in planning & optimizing your precious time

Previously at

Target
Shutterfly
Thomson Reuters
Fallon

Course overview

Wrangle Your Time – Find Peace

😫 Triple booked.

😫 Eating through Lunch. Skipping Lunch.

😫 Checking email in the evenings.

😫 Feeling overwhelmed.

😫 Unable to say NO to more work tasks.


If this is you, the time to act and reclaim your time ⏳, energy 🌟 and focus 🔎 is right now. The future of work is evolving, and we all need a reset on how we plan and protect our time.


Through two hands-on workshops led by Alison Gretz, an Executive Coach and Facilitator, you'll redesign your calendar within the week long course.


A blend of Time Management techniques, radical prioritization strategies, suggested calendar rituals, and assertive but kind boundaries will set you up to wrangle your time once and for all.


PLUS! Alison is gifting everyone a complimentary Calendar Audit & Reflection Workbook ($95 value) to check in with your progress and habits a month later.


This course is for you if:

01

You've lost control over your calendar, your days are not your own, with little room for your needs.

02

You think you are experiencing burnout in your corporate job.

03

You have a hard time saying "no" to other's, and then resent them later.

04

You are neurodiverse (or neuro-spicy) and want to harness your unique strengths

What you’ll get out of this course

A Redesigned Weekly Calendar focused on IMPACT that protects your time

Through our workshops and exercises, you will implement a hard reset on your calendar, redesigning your time to work for you.

Guidelines and Scripts for Setting Boundaries

You'll get Alison's framework for effective, kind and clear boundaries. And turn these into scripts for your own boundary areas to start using immediately.

Neuroinclusive Strategies for Time Management

Leverage your unique strengths and harness your unique brain as you redesign your week and unlock time back.

Recommendations & Pitfalls

You'll get all of our recommendations to sustain the time you have reclaimed. As a Cohort we'll share tips, tricks and practices to apply to your time management.

Up to 10 hours back a week

Yes. Really. If after 3 months of using Alison's framework you don't feel like you've unlocked time, she'll work with you 1x1 at no-cost.

This course includes

2 interactive live sessions

Lifetime access to course materials

In-depth lessons

Direct access to instructor

Projects to apply learnings

Guided feedback & reflection

Private community of peers

Course certificate upon completion

Maven Satisfaction Guarantee

This course is backed by Maven’s guarantee. You can receive a full refund within 14 days after the course ends, provided you meet the completion criteria in our refund policy.

Course syllabus

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  • Bonus

    Modules

    • 1 Month Reflection Workbook

Students of Alison's Say:

        Alison embodies a wealth of knowledge and expresses genuine warmth and humanity, generously sharing her time for which I’m genuinely grateful. I'm thoroughly enjoying learning from her vast expertise and interacting with a cohort of fellow leaders. Alison's inclusion of current topics and insightful reflections makes this accelerator truly unique."
Current Student

Current Student

Design Leader
        Alison has done more for my career in 2 months than most of my leaders did for me in 2 years. She sees the potential and the passion in people and helps them achieve their best version of themselves."
Designer

Designer

Retail
        This course is offering so much context and information to leadership and management dynamics have not yet been exposed to. It's been especially helpful as I go through interviews and talk to different leaders. Alison's approach to this course has been empowering."
Course Student

Course Student

UX Design
        Alison is determined to unlock the fullest potential of anyone she coaches. Her superpowers include listening and facilitating insightful conversations and workshops that spark new thinking."
Executive Creative Director

Executive Creative Director

Free resource

FREE: Email Mini-Course, Humane & Effective Reviews

Get to know your Coach & Facilitator through a no-cost mini course delivered to your email inbox. You will learn to:

  • Enhance Connection and Trust: Learn how to turn annual reviews into opportunities for building deeper connections with your team.
  • Streamline Your Process: Discover strategies to make review writing more efficient, leaving you more time to focus on what truly matters.
  • Foster Positive Growth: Equip yourself with the tools to provide feedback that inspires and motivates, rather than instills fear.


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Meet your instructor

Alison Gretz

Alison Gretz

Leadership Coach & Facilitator

I’ve always had a passion for the spark in someone that is created in a moment of growth. I believe that my purpose is to create environments for people to make sense of what's in front of them and progress forward with momentum. 


As a Design Leader, I have led global teams of humans in solving problems and creating solutions for the real world. Passionate about supporting whole humans at work, I gained an accreditation in coaching to compliment my leadership skills and hung a shingle as Design by Design, LLC.

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Course schedule

3hrs live, 3hrs async
  • LIVE: Reclaim Your Time: Redesign Your Calendar (part 1)

    Jan 22nd 11am CST (Recording Available)

    Our kickoff session will be focused on Alison's framework and approach to redesigning your week in a live workshop, accompanying whiteboard based workbook, and lively Cohort breakouts.

  • Self-Paced Virtual Workbook

    Throughout the week, you will leverage your course virtual whiteboard workbook step-by-step to bring learnings into practical application.

  • LIVE: Reclaim Your Time: Redesign Your Calendar (part 2)

    Jan 25th 2pm CST (Recording Available)

    We'll conclude our LIVE journey together by learning Alison's framework for saying a powerful "no", setting effective boundaries and practicing as a Cohort.

Learning is better with cohorts

Learning is better with cohorts

Active hands-on learning

This course builds on live workshops and hands-on projects

Interactive and project-based

You’ll be interacting with other learners through breakout rooms and project teams

Learn with a cohort of peers

Join a community of like-minded people who want to learn and grow alongside you

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