Author, Trainer, Speaker & Productivity Coach. Cathy has been a productivity strategist since 2003. She owns and operates The Productivity Experts, offering organizing and productivity skill training to individuals, business leaders and work groups. Whether you are seeking to improve your work environment, by growing your business, advance your career, spend more time with family and friends or just reduce daily pressures, The Productivity Experts help clients accomplish more with less effort and less stress saving them time, money and energy.
Workers are putting in a staggering 26 million extra hours in the workplace each day, according to research from Aviva’s report on health of the workplace. It shows six in ten employees put in an average of 1.5 hours overtime a day (most without additional pay).
According to The Wall Street Journal the average U.S. professional…wastes six weeks annually searching for important information. For someone who earns $60,000, that time lost costs a staggering $6,290 annually.
U.S. companies lose between $200-$300 billion a year due to absenteeism, tardiness, burnout, health issues and decreased productivity, from employee work-related stress. ~National Safety Council
Productivity isn’t everything in life, but it affects everything – productivity is a measure of the efficiency of our life and the return on our investment of time, energy and money.
Productivity expert, coach, speaker, trainer, author, and radio host Cathy Sexton helps individuals and organizations I.G.N.I.T.E. their performance. Delivering high impact principles through speaking, training and special resources, Cathy empowers people to achieve their life and business goals.
Cathy founded The Productivity Experts in 2003 after winning her own battle with workaholism and a stress-induced life threatening illness. Cathy is committed to helping people reduce stress, gain focus, clarity, while getting more done working fewer hours and they make more money.
Cathy's powerful processes are taught through her services and her unique I.G.N.I.T.E. programs. Attendees and participants learn how to take control of their thoughts, processes and tools to achieve better results, faster.
Co-author of "Focus, Organization and Productivity," "Exploring Productivity" and "7 Point Impact," Cathy is currently working on other books and delivering remarkable value through her productivity membership website.
Cathy’s past and current professional affiliations include Member of National Speakers Association (NSA), Certified Life Style Design Coach. The Network for Productivity Excellence (NPEX), Experts for Entrepreneurs (e4e), She has been featured in Entrepreneur Magazine, World News Report, Return on Performance Magazine, Self, Style, St. Louis Post Dispatch, St. Louis Small Business Journal, St. Louis Business Journal, Lawyers Weekly, It’s Your Biz, the St. Louis Women’s Journal, NBC affiliate, Fox News KC and KSDK TV.
Recognized as the Small Business of the Year in 2006 by the Fenton Chamber of Commerce, Cathy was nominated for SBA Financial Services Champion of the Year in both 2005 and 2006. She is a Certified "GO" ‘Getting Organized’ System© & Productivity Trainer, and Certified Coach and founding member of Powerful Habits with Noah St. John. Graduate of the Women Entrepreneur Program through St. Louis Community College, and a current facilitator and instructor for this program.