Called the "Efficiency Guru" by business leaders and the media for his revolutionary common-sense approach to workplace productivity, Linenberger has been a sought after management consultant and technology professional for more than 20 years. As a renowned international speaker and seminar leader, he is considered an expert on workday efficiency and task and e-mail management. Linenberger's work has been featured in numerous business magazines including Fast Company and Investor's Business Daily.
Linenberger is the author of four top-selling productivity books, including Seize the Work Day and Total Workday Control Using Microsoft Outlook, the #1 bestselling book on Microsoft Outlook for four years running.
His new book, Master Your Workday Now! (New Academy Publishers, March 2010) offers his "Workday Mastery To-Do List"-a simple yet powerful way to manage tasks-that solves the problems caused by too many urgent activities. He demonstrates effective ways to organize the workday to greatly improve both satisfaction and success, and his approaches to managing email overload are widely considered to be the best available.
By supplying the correct tools, Linenberger helps readers approach every workday with an optimistic outlook-regardless of the situation-to produce the career of their dreams.
The book shows readers how to create goals that are inspiring and achievable; and how to "Spin Up" these goals by visualizing the most optimal outcome, making them more attainable. The book even takes readers through a series of exercises to match career goals to life goals-leading to a more satisfying lifestyle.
Mr. Linenberger received his Bachelors and Masters degrees in Civil Engineering from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. He is a former Vice President at Accenture and IT Director for the U.S. Peace Corps.
Currently Michael leads workshops and gives keynote speeches on improving workday productivity and overcoming workday stress.