Hello & Welcome

I'm Amber De La Garza

Small Business Coach, Trainer, Speaker, Writer, & Podcast Host

I help you overcome your challenges with


so you can maximize profits, reduce stress,

and make time for what matters most!

Small Business Straight Talk Podcast

Tune in and subscribe to my podcast to get the straight talk on productivity, time management, business systems, leading your team, strategic decision making, and mindset. Also hear me interview guests about their expertise and insights on other business topics. You'll discover what it takes to reduce stress, be productive, and grow your business!

Small Business Straight Talk Blog

Get the straight talk on tackling time management and powering up your productivity! In addition to providing simple tips, tech advice, resource suggestions, and behind-the-scenes stories, I dive deep into valuable strategies to overcome your productivity challenges and grow your business, from mastering your mindset to leveraging your team.


I'm Amber De La Garza

The Productivity Specialist!

I help small business owners maximize profits, reduce stress, and make time for what matters most by improving their time management and elevating their productivity. I’m a business coach, trainer, speaker, and writer, host of the Small Business Straight Talk Podcast and creator of Leverage Lab®.

Learn With Me

Get equipped with proven time management systems and effective productivity strategies from the privacy and comfort of your own home whenever it’s convenient for you! These on demand programs will help you overcome the productivity challenges impacting your business, maximize profits, reduce stress, and make time for what matters most.

Work With Me

Whether you need a customized strategy for what next steps to take, help overcoming your productivity challenges, more control over your business and life, or a coach to walk alongside you guiding you to successful results, I’ve created different ways of working together with the various needs of small business owners in mind. Let’s get to work improving your time management and elevating your productivity!

Speaking Straight Talks

I travel across the country speaking to clients ranging from small business owners and associations to multinational corporations. I also offer virtual presentations, trainings, and workshops. My approach to giving the straight talk on personal productivity is said to be passionate, direct, interactive, and super actionable. You can be sure your attendees will leave my speaking engagements with new insights and real productivity strategies they can implement immediately. Whether you're in need of a captivating short talk online or a dynamic full-day experience in person, I always present thoughtful, targeted information with a big ROI that will inspire and equip your attendees for greater success!