Hi, I'm Paula

I work with ambitious business owners to help them to significantly boost productivity & profits, freeing up time for lucrative new projects, so they can have a less frustrating, more fulfilling business.


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Avoid these Productivity Killers that steal your time and destroy your profits

Paula McNicholas


3 Keys to Double Your Profits and Double Your Time Off

If you’re like most business owners, you could be missing out on your life cos you’re simply too busy. A lot of people start a business to have the freedom to design the life they want, only to realize at a later stage that they’ve become trapped in the business they created. I help those frustrated business owners to get back the freedom to enjoy their personal time and fufill the vision they have for their business.

Personal Productivity

Feel like a busy fool? Struggle to keep all those plates spinning? Take back control of your time, reduce your stress, design the business you’ve always wanted.

Process Productivity

Spending your time firefighting? Do you have systems that are designed to produce the results that you want? Streamline for success and free up capacity for growth.

People Productivity

Does your team lack focus? Do you find you’re still trying to do everything yourself because it’s easier than delegating? Lead to inspire and engage, get results.


Move from Busy Fool to Brilliant Focus
Double your Profits, Double Your Time Off

Online Group Coaching
1 to 1 Mentoring Packages

Get back the freedom to
enjoy your personal time.


Paula is a multi-award winning Lean consultant, business coach and engineer with 25 years experience. She has a passion about helping owner-managers of small businesses to free up their time from the everyday grind and create a less frustrating, more fulfilling business through the practical application of lean methodologies and implementation of efficient, effective systems and processes.

Don’t just take my word for it…


Brilliance & dedication
We got an awful lot out of working with Paula. It’s unbelievable when I look back and remember how the business used to be before, we are so much more data driven and time aware which enables us to be safe in the knowledge that each project is profitable
Andrew Dewdney
MD of Armour Interactive
More work without stress
Working with Paula has transformed our company, we have reduced time in every aspect of our business, it is the only way if you want to expand….I can’t thank Paula enough for her determination, her brilliance in her field and her dedication to what she does.
Peter Morrow
MD of Skylark
The results don’t lie
It can be hard for a business owner to take advice on a business they started and grew, however the results don’t lie and Paula’s work ethic and attention to detail culminated in me saving one day a week on production, which meant I could concentrate on business development
Matt Bannon
The Print Depot