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 and Organizations to Be Well and Do Well
Hello and welcome to Make Time Count (MTC) where we help you succeed on healthy terms.
Our mission is to bring more heart and mind into the world. For us, the individual matters a great deal. Like healthy organisms, teams, organizations, families and societies need healthy and whole people. You stand to make a big difference and we’re here to help.
We also support leaders and managers in nurturing healthy workplace cultures and we collaborate with those in people development roles – L&D and HR professionals, coaches, and freelance consultants – for greater impact.
Our offer: powerful learning experiences, transformative coaching, and practical leadership development you can access directly and benefit from for life.
What makes us unique:
- our integrity
- the way we integrate theory with practical application for powerful learning that improves your life
- our triple benefit promise – a positive impact on the individual, their team, and the wider system.
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. We believe talent is not in short supply, healthy people are!
Our clients lead with heart, confidence, and wisdom, creating results in a way that honors the human spirit.
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The Grid Method
Live your best life with this deceptively simple tool to promote productivity and wellbeing.
Heart & Mind
Heart & Mind integration will help you achieve healthy fulfilment and balance.
The Make Time Count Philosophy
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.
Conscious mental processes that power inquiry, creativity, problem solving, reflection and ability to conceptualize things.
A better world starts one heart and mind at a time.
At Make Time Count we help people be true to themselves. Our aim is empower you to thrive, shine, and deliver results while feeling good.
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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.…
Finding the right coaching tool to support your practice can be a challenge. It’s an investment in you, your clients, and their outcomes.
Compassionate productivity sums up the Make Time Count ethos. In this post Grace talks about honouring your whole self using the Grid.
Discover 10 personal effectiveness principles that our Grid coaching highlights. Be inspired to create a life that nurtures you.
Read about how integration work found me and how it is changing my life and the lives of other people who I meet along the way.
How do you handle regret? Do past events weigh you down and get in the way of your success? In this post we look at how to improve your future outcomes by paying close attention to how you handle regret. Plus you will learn 4 steps to handle regret better.
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…