Lauren Midgley, business consultant, author, and powerhouse professional speaker, started her company Courage to Succeed Consulting in 2010, after a 25-year career with two Fortune 500 companies. She is a long-time observer and student of why some people are successful and others are not. Productivity plays a huge part. She has a Master in Business Administration and Marketing degree, is a Toastmaster, and Board Member of the local National Speaker Association. She focuses on the topic of personal productivity and how it impacts lives. She has written three books and has spoken to groups nationally. Her recently released her third book, It’s 6 am and I’m Already Behind – 30 Strategies to Get Caught Up in a Crazy-Busy World, has received rave reviews as being a fresh approach to the productivity topic. Lauren lives in the Dallas-Fort Worth area and is a single mom with two kids in college.