Formal Bio

Helene-Segura-Productivity-Traingins-ExpertHelene Segura, M.A. Ed., CPO®   Organizing & Productivity Expert   Kick chaos to the curb!TM   As The Inefficiency Assassin™, productivity expert Helene Segura teaches stressed out entrepreneurs, educators and professionals on the go how to slay wasted time. She believes life is too short to be spent working ourselves into frazzled stress balls. Why not improve productivity, increase revenue and decrease stress levels instead? Helene has spoken to thousands of go-getters, teaching them stress management by regaining control of their chaotic work and personal lives. Kanban, Kaizen and time management may be fuddy duddy terms, but Helene’s mind-bending keynotes and workshops are anything but. She’s coached hundreds of clients (as varied as authors, attorneys, business owners, physicians, artists, and educators) to productivity success and performance improvement. Helene has been featured as an organizing expert in over 80 media appearances, including publications such as Woman’s Day Magazine and Consumer Reports, as well as on Fox, CBS, and NBC affiliates. Helene is the author of two Amazon best-selling books –  Less Stress for Teachers: More Time & An Organized Classroom, as well as ROAD MAP to Get Organized: Discover Your Thinking, Learning and Working Styles to Get Your Life Back on Track. Born and raised in Los Angeles, a former soccer player for Texas A&M, and an avid traveler, her wide variety of life experiences and exposure to cultures around the world allow her to offer unique insight and assistance to her clients. After over a decade of teaching and as many years as a small business owner, her specialties include streamlining, downsizing, paper management, and efficient living and working. Her background in education allows her to pass these skills on to her clients. Helene earned her Bachelors degree at Texas A&M University and her Masters degree at the University of Texas at San Antonio. She was one of the first organizers in South Texas to earn the prestigious Certified Professional Organizer® designation. She holds teacher and mid-management certifications from the state of Texas and has earned Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers and Teacher of the Year honors. Helene recently served for five years on the Board of Directors for WELEAD, the local chapter of the National Association for Female Executives (NAFE). She is also the President of the international Board of Certification for Professional Organizers (BCPO). Helene qualified for and was accepted into the National Speakers Association.