WHO WE ARE
Forte Labs is a productivity training and media company based in San Francisco. Led by founder Tiago Forte, our mission is to help knowledge workers use design and technology to transform their productivity, elevating their performance and reframing their relationship to work.
WHAT WE DO
Our online courses, live workshops, members-only blog, and books equip knowledge workers with the productivity skills, tools, and frameworks they need to creatively adapt to a rapidly changing workplace.
Tiago Forte is a writer, speaker, teacher, and researcher obsessed with the future of work. In a previous life, he worked in microfinance, served in the Peace Corps, and consulted for large companies on product development.
Tiago believes that the goals of organizations and their employees are fundamentally aligned around human-centered productivity. He draws on his background in design and technology to help knowledge workers improve their performance, discover better ways of doing things, and reframe their relationship to their work.
Lauren Valdez has a background in urban planning and public health, and works at the intersection of productivity, organizational effectiveness, and the built environment.
Lauren leads Forte Labs’ training and consulting services, using her extensive facilitation and events experience to create immersive learning experiences designed to inspire sustainable behavior change. She believes that the world of entrepreneurship and business has a lot to learn from social justice, and vice versa, and is dedicated to bridging them.
We work with some of the world's leading organizations in a wide variety of industries