Magdalena’s retreat is so much fun, it gives you a space to open up to your true self. It gives you so much food for thought and allows you to…
Supporting Individuals, Organizations and Coaches to Be Well and Do Well
Hello and welcome to Make Time Count (MTC) where we help you lead, deliver results, and recover.
Our mission is to bring more heart into the world. For us, the individual matters. Families, teams, organizations, and societies need healthy and whole people. You stand to make a big difference and we’re here to help.
We offer powerful learning, coaching and healing that equips our clients with a healthy mindset, strong relational skills and confidence to navigate uncertainty and lead with integrity. We help people become more whole, achieve results and be well so they bring this to others.
We also work with leaders and managers to create healthy workplace cultures. And, we partner with those in people development roles – L&D and HR professionals, coaches, and consultants – for greater impact.
What makes us unique:
- our integrity and commitment to wellbeing
- the way we integrate neuroscience, positive psychology 2.0, and trauma recovery with practical application to help you go from good to great quickly
- our triple benefit promise – a positive impact on you, your team, and the wider ecosystem where you operate.
Our human-centric approach uses tools and models developed by Dr. Magdalena Bak-Maier, Make Time Count Founder, neuroscientist, productivity and well-being expert, and internationally recognized educator. Their key features are balance and wholeness.
Our clients lead with wisdom, heart and confidence, creating results that honor the human spirit.
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Our Unique Approaches to Healthy Agency + Leadership
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Healthy Individuals, Families, Workplaces and Community
Deep emotional and somatic intelligence grounded in profound inner knowing, love and wisdom. What we yearn for and need to feel safe, loved and included. The best of what we can offer others.
Mental processes that power curiosity, problem-solving, creativity, reflection and vision-making. Powerful agents of our embodied spirit (potential) we can put to work for the individual and collective good.
Customer and Client Testimonials
Laura, Heart & Mind Retreat Participant
Debby, Heart & Mind Retreat Participant
The work is fun and subtle yet powerful and intense. I found myself wholly integrated within the group as I have never experienced before. I had a real conception with…
Virginia Nava, Entrepreneur
I recently attended Make Time Count’s Grid™ Goal-setting workshop which was so insightful! The workshop is unlike any goal or productivity workshop I have attended. It invites you to connect deep within and helps you work out what you truly desire.
Laura, Academic, Mother, Expat
I can honestly say that the 14 Day Habit Builder works! This tool has helped me to change the way I think and process life and work events and helped me learn how to control my emotions.
Dmitry Gurov, Positive Psychologist, Coach and Facilitator
I loved the simplicity and power of this online retreat. Magda did an amazing job of making difficult things simple!!… Loved the work. Loved the sincerity of the people. And the small group format to work with.
Mr TC (Tarlochan) Gill
I attended the Grid retreat because I have a serious lack of focus (I mean serious lack). The Grid tool… helped me get clarity on my use of time and purpose.
I have attended several Make Time Count Retreats over two years. I will continue to attend these retreats to: 1. Take time for myself to reflect, heal, learn and grow.…
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From the MTC Online Store
Grid for Coaches Training
Improve how you take care of yourself and see the results you get. See your clients light up as they step into greater agency and balance. Build your confidence in your unique proposition as…
Grid Productivity Starter Pack
This Grid Productivity Starter Pack can be the perfect gift for someone you cherish or for yourself. Put the magic of the Grid to work from day 1 and start…
Grid Introduction Training
This 5 module online course will support your personal and professional success. Gain clarity and confidence to approach and organize your work and life using the Grid method developed by Dr.…
Grid Weekly Block – 25 Weeks
Creating your own Grid weekly map is the perfect way to stay organised and keep calm. Printed in sharp and full colour, this Grid block will look great on your…
Body Talk Book: How to tap into your hidden superpower
In her latest book, Dr. Magdalena Bak-Maier teaches you her original approach to connect the most important information processing system – your mind and body. 237 Pages.
14 Day Habit Builder
The 14 Day Habit Builder is an online, self-taught course designed to help you: make a critical positive change learn to create habits that work for you! raise your motivation…
Get Productive Book
For anyone who′s felt valuable time frittered away in checking emails or answering wrong phone numbers, or listening to a co-worker giving you a minute–by–minute account of their previous night′s…