In the Media

Interviews & Publications

Teachers Matter – 50th Edition Special

Do You Chase Your Tail?

Supporting Others While Still Protecting Your Work Time

Guest Speaker – Door20a Podcast

“You can’t do it all yourself and asking is a gift for others and you” – Sally Foley-Lewis! 2020 is the year to #bebrave and we are kicking off the year with our first episode with the incredible funny and talented Sally Foley-Lewis. Her superpower is to transform managers into productive leaders. ⁠⁠ I could sit and talk with her all day about the #bebrave moments she has to deal with her in life. Here she shares just a few of them with us. The added bonus in this episode is we chat about one of my favourite topics #executiveassistants.⁠


​Databox: Published in Article

5 Types of Sales Goals Every Sales Manager Should Have

“Get in on the goal-setting for yourself as well as your team, and some very specific types of goals at that. Says Sally Foley-Lewis, managers need “a professional development goal for themselves and their team members completely unrelated to sales! For example, interpersonal communication skills, leadership and management skills, feedback skills, delegating skills, or productivity/time management….

“When a salesperson becomes a sales manager for the first time they are often not equipped with the skills and knowledge needed to make a successful transition from operational to managerial. Very few companies have readiness programs where operational high potentials are equipped with managerial and leadership skills either just before and just as they step into a managerial role.””

​Databox: Published in Article

Business Reporting: 4 Ways to Report Poor Performance To Your Boss or Client

“Sally Foley-Lewis of Sally Foley-Lewis | People & Productivity™ reminds us not to lose the possibilities in the problem. “In addition to the actual bad news, it should be presented with what that bad news means and ideas to fix, adapt or adjust. That is, what’s the impact the bad news will have on the metric, don’t ignore any potential silver lining – what opportunities this could actually reveal. What steps or ideas are on the table to address the bad news to lessen or fix the impact.””

LinkedIn Top Voices 2018

LinkedIn Top Voices 2018
Future Leaders Summit 2018 Speaker

The Learner's Edge

Self-Leadership Success Summit

Future Leaders Summit 2018 Speaker

Future Leaders Summit 2018 Speaker

Guest Speaker - Little Challenges Podcast

Overcoming procrastination and perfectionism with productivity expert, Sally Foley-Lewis.


Guest Speaker – Expert Insights Show

6 December 2018: Linking Technology & People to Drive Workplace Productivity

Great Australian Pods

Included in a roundup of best Australian Podcasts 2018


Guest Speaker – Miss Bossy Boots Podcast

October 2018: Productivity Hacks

Guest Speaker – Corporate Escapee Stories

September 2018: The Importance of Getting External Help When You Are Going Through A Major Transformation


Guest Speaker – Step Up & Speak Out

September 2018: Productive Leadership and Middle Management


Guest Speaker – First Time Facilitator Podcast

1 September 2018: It’s time to stop recreating content: How to be a more productive facilitator with Sally Foley-Lewis (Episode 31)

Guest Speaker – Synergyn Leadership Podcast

September 2018: The Productive Leader


Guest Speaker – Third Paddle

20th August 2018: How To Be a Productive Leader

Speaker – Small Business Skills Summit

August 2018


Guest Speaker – Pink Shewolf Podcast

July 2018: Creating an amazing business and personal life

LBD Group: Published Article

July 2018: Productivity Starts with Self-Leadership


Published Article - Media Connections

July 2018: Profile

Published Article - Productive Leader: How Boundaries Protect Productivity

January 2018: How Boundaries Protect Productivity

Published Article - The 3 keys to being a productive leader

January 2018: The 3 keys to being a productive leader

Published Article - Why be a productive leader?

January 2018: Why be a productive leader?

Published Article - Profile

July 2018: Profile


Published Article - Connected Women

Feb 2018: An Uncomfortable Hour of Years Of Poor Performance

Published Article - Connected Women

Jan 2016: Woohoo, I Got The Promotion …So Now What Do I Do?

Guest Speaker – Amplify Podcast

The Importance of Emotional Intelligence, Building Trust in the Workplace and Knowing What is “Enough”


Guest Speaker – Amplify Podcast

The Journey versus The Destination in Entrepreneurship

Guest Speaker – Do Life Better Podcast

February 2018: Create the courage to fail fast and how to boost productivity


Guest Speaker – Australian Leadership – The Case For Optimism

May 2018

Mel Kettle: Feature

February 2017: 3 Ways to Grab Attention on Social Media


Guest Speaker – Women in Focus

Age Defying Careers

Guest Speaker – The Speakers Practice - Fortnightly Friday Forum

Tools to be a Successful Manager