Productivity Guru and the world’s leading authority on personal and organisational productivity, David Allen, will be visiting India for the very first time on the 27th and 28th of November 2015. During his maiden visit to India, David Allen will launch the 2015 edition of his international bestseller ‘GTD: the Art of Stress-Free Productivity.’ As part of his India tour he will also address CXOs and HR professionals at the MTHR (More Than HR) Global Breakfast event at Bangalore. David Allen is on a tour of different countries and is currently in Europe from where he will head to the Middle East after which he will visit India followed by his last stop in Russia.
Announcing the India Visit of David Allen, Mohammed Arif Vakil, Director & Master Trainer at Calm Achiever said, “GTD is a global movement with practitioners all around the world, including India. GTD is especially relevant in India today as more people in India are becoming knowledge workers. We are living in a hyper connected world, and are constantly bombarded with information from all sides. Not only is this creating distraction & causing us to procrastinate, it is also adding a phenomenal amount of stress to our busy lives. GTD by David Allen is an extraordinary methodology for stress-free performance. David’s premise is simple: our productivity is directly proportional to our ability to relax. Only when our minds are clear and our thoughts are organized can we achieve effective results and unleash our creative potential.”
Much more than a set of tips for time management and organisation, GTD is a total work-life management system that transforms overwhelm into an integrated system of stress-free productivity. GTD is a reliable framework to help us manage the information overload we face, so that we can deliver on our commitments effectively. GTD has helped several thousands of people around the world to sharpen their focus, make progress without getting stressed, manage commitments effectively, have a clear mind for creativity and Work-Life balance, he added.
David Allen is an author, consultant, international lecturer, Founder and Chairman of the David Allen Company. The David Allen Company is a productivity training and consulting company that provides services designed to increase performance, capacity and aligned execution. They count among their clients some of the world’s most prestigious corporations, including over 40% of Fortune 100 companies. GTD has an international following of adopters in corporate enterprises, institutions and entrepreneurs. David Allen is the author of three books; the international bestseller, Getting Things Done: the Art of Stress-Free Productivity (popularly known by the brand shorthand of GTD®), Ready for Anything, and Making It All Work: Winning at the Game of Work and Business of Life. Getting Things Done has been a perennial business bestseller since its publication in 2001, and is now published in 28 languages.
Calm Achiever is co-founded by Mohammed Arif Vakil & Mohammed Ali Vakil and both have been certified GTD Trainers since 2008. Their company Vakil Housing became the first company in India to be trained in GTD by the David Allen Company in 2008. Arif & Ali are passionate about education, art & spirituality. Having experienced the success implementing GTD in their lives, they are bringing the benefits of GTD to Corporate India.
Photo Caption: David Allen, Productivity Guru and Founder of GTD