When you hire a speaker for a conference, training event, virtual meeting, or corporate retreat, you want a big impact and you want it immediately. You want to improve productivity on a large scale.

Dr. Melissa Gratias can guide attendees through the process of making meaningful changes to how they work. With a balance of practical tips and thought-provoking stories, she will inform, entertain, and inspire your audience.

Dr. Gratias’ seminar topics fall into two broad categories:

  • Productivity Improvement (time, task, calendar, meeting, and project management)
  • Managing Information Overload (email, electronic files, and business records)

Whether sessions are virtual or in-person, you will have satisfied, empowered attendees who rave about the experience.

What do people say about working with me?

I have always considered myself an organized person. However, I was not organized in an effective and efficient manner. Now, my Inbox is nearly empty at any given point during the day. I have really b... Read More


I really appreciated your presentation. Most presentations I have attended that pertain to using computers, the presenter goes way too fast, loses everyone, and keeps on going.

Associate Dean

Melissa Gratias, PhD, spoke to our students as part of the E.A. Anderson lecture series. She was organized, knowledgeable and engaging. Our students rated her as one of the best speakers we had invite... Read More

University Vice President

Listening to you yesterday at the conference was like sitting in a church pew and feeling like the minister is talking right to you and no one else. Your presentation was the highlight of the conferen... Read More

Graduate Student, Education

Melissa delivered a 4-hour productivity workshop to our management team, focused on time management and Outlook productivity tips. She is informative, engaging, funny, and she really, really knows Out... Read More

Tim Schoap, Training Manager
Southern Champion Tray

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Step 1:

Schedule time to talk

Step 2:

Determine Goals & Outcomes

Step 3:

Give Attendees an Unforgettable Experience

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