Adriana Girdler, CET, PMP

President, Chief Efficiency Officer

Adriana Girdler is a powerhouse in project management, productivity, and efficiency. With over two decades of experience across various industries, including Technology, Health Care, Manufacturing, Logistics, Energy, Finance, and Construction, Adriana has honed her skills as a certified Project Management Specialist, Project Management Professional (PMP), Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt, and Certified Engineering Technologist (CET).

In 2008, Adriana founded Cornerstone Dynamics, a business productivity and project consulting firm, revolutionizing business productivity. Drawing from her extensive industry experience, including leading teams of up to 50 people on projects exceeding $10M, Adriana responded to client demand by launching the online SLAY Project Management course in 2020 ( This self-directed, practical course has empowered thousands of students with a comprehensive roadmap for navigating projects from inception to closure. In 2023, she introduced SLAY PRO (, offering weekly group coaching calls to help students think critically and become more strategic.

Celebrated as Canada’s leading productivity and project management expert, Adriana has graced the stages of TEDx twice and has been featured in various media outlets, including CBS, CBC, CTV, CHCH, 680 News Radio, Newstalk 1010, The Globe and Mail, among others. Her YouTube channel boasts over 190K subscribers, where she shares valuable project management insights.

Explore Adriana’s offerings on her consulting firm website ( and join her on an immersive journey through productivity and project management mastery. Adriana continues to drive progress in every endeavor, empowering individuals and organizations to unlock their full potential and thrive in today’s competitive landscape.

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SLAY Project Management

Online Course

5 Sections and 24 step-by-step HOW TO Videos! The only 5-hour on-line course that teaches you the PRACTICAL side of project management. This course will guide you step-by-step on HOW to successfully run a project and provides you with all the templates and tips you need to be successful.

Fab 5 Fundamentals

Free Training

Are you striving for successful projects, but get overwhelmed figuring out what elements of project management to focus on for the best results? In the Fab Five Fundamentals of Project Management, you’ll learn the five things you need to do on EVERY project to bring it to success.

Why Projects Fail?

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If you're new to projects or need a refresher, here's a guide of all the things I learned during my journey. Project success is about knowing how to navigate and stay clear of roadblocks, issues and problems. Understand the top 10 reasons why projects fail and how to avoid them.

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