About Smart WorkLife Solutions
Pam N. Woods is a Certified Professional Organizer® and is the president and founder of Smart WorkLife Solutions (SWS), an Iowa based service organization which provides business and personal organizing and coaching services to a diverse population of clients via telephone and/or face to face meetings, proximity permitting.
The mission of Smart WorkLife Solutions is to help individuals eliminate clutter and chaos from their office, home and life through new options, customized solutions and strategies, and/or coaching. Effective organization enhances their time, energy and productivity—all of which are prerequisites for greater career success and profitability.
A Leading Resource For More Focus, Time & Success
Pam is a respected authority on personal effectiveness. She has mentored hundreds of executives, managers, and professionals over the last three decades. Now, through her business, Smart WorkLife Solutions, she is helping individuals at home and at work to declutter their space, their schedules, and their lives. As a result, clients have more balance, a more focused approach to work and play, guilt-free time for themselves and live their best life every day.
- Roy Park, President, The Park Group
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“Pam amazes me with her ability to recognize and identify problems or hurdles, and to formulate efficient, often novel, and savvy ways of approaching and surmounting roadblocks, be they personal or professional.”
- Linda McDonald, Attorney
at Law . . .
“Should you find yourself in a situation in which you are pulled in many directions, or are organizationally challenged, I urge you to contact Pam. She will soon have you moving toward what you desire.”
Pam has been selected as one of “The World’s Greatest Business Mentors” and co-authored a bestselling book, Create the Business Breakthrough You Want: Secrets and Strategies from the World’s Greatest Mentors. The manuscript was written in collaboration with business gurus Brian Tracy, Mark Victor Hansen, and Robert G. Allen. Two highly respected authors, Ken Blanchard of The One Minute Manager, and Dr. Stephen Covey of The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, have endorsed the book.
Pam has been writing about systems and solutions to enhance personal effectiveness since founding her business in early 2001. Her articles and advice have appeared in a variety of publications including the Des Moines Register, the Des Moines Business Record, CoachVille’s Resource Center, Iowa Next magazine and numerous newsletters and internet sites. Some popular articles include:
- The Top 10 Steps to DeStress
- The Top 10 Strategies of
- The Top 10 Steps for Organizing
- The Top 10 Strategies of
a Great Interview
- The Top 10 Mistakes Job
Seekers Should Avoid in Contacting An Employer
- Bosses Are Out, Managers
As Coaches Are In
- The Top 10 Ways to Reduce Expenses When You’re Between A Rock and A Hard Spot
Prior to founding Smart WorkLife Solutions, Pam had a successful 20+ year career in financial services as an insurance executive and Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer for the U.S. operations of a multinational company. She added value to strategic planning, led change, inspired trust and broad-based action, and built successful teams. Pam served as a member of a three person board which governed the company for a period of time, pending the hiring of a President.
At the same time, Pam was no stranger to balancing work and family. While she was managing a successful business career, Pam also found time to raise a family and run six days a week . . . she has been an avid runner for 30 years. When you add a little mountain climbing, scuba diving, skydiving, and gardening, you have a pretty clear picture of her life. Pam believes that the key to putting it all together is to have a clear picture of priorities, be very organized, keep growing, and she lives her life by these standards.
Pam is a Certified Professional Organizer®, a graduate of Coach U (an International Coach Federation accredited school), and has completed training as a Life Strategist with the same individual who trained Dr. Phil. Additional credentials include:
Certificate of Study in Time Management and Productivity (August 2014)
Certificate of Study in Understanding the Needs of the Student CD Client (June 2014)
Certificate of Study in Basic Physical Conditions and Challenges Affecting the CD Client (May 2014)
Certificate of Study in Life Transitions (May 2014)
Certificate of Study in Learning Styles and Modalities (February 2014)
Certificate of Study in CD Client Administration (February 2014)
Certificate of Study in Understanding the Needs of the Aging CD Client (November 2012)
Certificate of Study in Basic Hoarding Issues with the CD Client (November 2012)
Certificate of Study in Basic Mental Health Conditions and Challenges Affecting the CD Client (September 2012)
Certificate of Study in Basic ADD Issues with the CD Client (August 2012)
Certificate of Study in Chronic Disorganization (June 2012)
Pam is affiliated with CoachVille, the National Association of Professional Organizers (NAPO), NAPO's Golden Circle, the Institute for Challenging Disorganization, Christian Professional Organizers, and the Professional Organizers Web Ring. She earned a Bachelors degree from Drake University, and NASD Licenses: Series 6 & 63.
If you are looking for an expert to help you get organized, someone who possesses high standards of personal and professional ethics, a thorough understanding of the world as a business professional, and managing everyday life, Pam has the wisdom, experience, and know-how you need. She is dedicated to having you accomplish the goals you seek.
Let Smart WorkLife Solutions help you save time, boost productivity and reduce stress. Contact Smart WorkLife Solutions
at 515.225.2479, email@example.com,
or use the contact form on the website.