Our Journey in Shaping Workplace Productivity

Discover the Commitment and Expertise
Behind Productivity Pit Stop

Welcome to Productivity Pit Stop
Discover Productivity Pit Stop, where bespoke productivity solutions are meticulously crafted for L&D and HR professionals, department heads, and team leaders. Our approach seamlessly blends people, process, and technology to optimise personal and team productivity.

Our Journey and Philosophy
Productivity Pit Stop, founded in 1991 by Gerrit Cloete, has grown from a solo mission to a dynamic team, including Gerrit and Duncan Hattingh. Our journey is underpinned by a philosophy that combines Gerrit’s varied  background, with innovative productivity strategies, creating environments where efficiency and innovation flourish.

The Team: Gerrit and Duncan
Our in-house team is led by Gerrit, whose diverse experience spans teaching physics and mathematics, practicsing project management, and facilitating renowned programmes like Stephen Covey’s ‘The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People’.  Gerrit’s collaboration with productivity experts such as Jerry Fletcher, David Allen, and Barbara Hemphill further enriches our consultancy’s depth.

Alongside Gerrit is Duncan, a technology enthusiast with an expertise in industrial logistics. Together, they form a dynamic duo – Gerrit’s extensive background in productivity and Duncan’s process-driven approach with a tech edge ensure that our solutions are both intellectually robust and grounded in practical application

Collaborative Experts: Richard de Villiers and Colin Hall
In our collaborative network, we have experts like Richard de Villiers and Colin Hall. Richard’s deep understanding of Microsoft Teams as a collaboration tool enables us to offer specialised services for its effective implementation. Similarly, Colin’s expertise in human energy and its impact on performance adds a vital dimension to our productivity enhancement strategies.  

Global Reach and Client Success
Our global footprint includes transforming productivity for over 15,000 individuals in 320 companies across 12 countries. We take pride in our track record, including our work with 71 of the Top 500 best-managed companies, showcasing our ability to address diverse productivity challenges.

Customised Solutions: The Advantage of a Small Team
As a small consultancy, we excel in providing personalised attention, adapting swiftly to new trends and building meaningful, long-lasting client relationships. Our strength lies in our ability to deeply understand and align with your organisational goals and rhythm, creating tailor-made solutions for maximum impact.

Join Our Productivity Journey
We invite you to embark on a journey towards enhanced productivity. Our blend of in-house expertise and collaborative partnerships ensures comprehensive solutions tailored to your unique needs.

Connect with Us
Interested in elevating your productivity levels?

Contact us for a personalised consultation. Together, we’ll explore how our unique blend of expertise can benefit your organization.

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