Transforming Workplaces into Arenas of Wellbeing, Growth & Excellence.

Because your team & business deserve nothing less.

Monique’s mission

 is to redefine Work by creating a human-centred work culture that encourages mindfulness, celebrates uniqueness & creates sustainable growth for everyone involved

As a seasoned leadership coach & business strategist, Monique Lindner combines transformative insights with strategic foresight to elevate the health and performance of organizations.

Her expertise in empowering leaders and reshaping corporate cultures equips CEOs, Founders, Business Owners & their teams to foster environments brimming with creativity, well-being, and sustainable growth.

Leveraging her unique blend of executive coaching, holistic well-being programs, and strategic business planning, Monique is the ideal partner for navigating the complexities of modern leadership & securing long-term success

The T.I.M.E. Method



My book, recommended by FORBES,  helps you create an abundance of time without sacrificing your energy or your life.

In this book, I show you how to adapt traditional tools and techniques to your individual energy, core values and leadership traits.

Bringing these in alignment will help you live life fully & unlock your ultimate potential.

Because if you can slow down, you will speed up.

The Path

“The Obstacle is the Way”
(Ryan Holiday)

Some people read quotes. Other’s live them. 

Monique Lindner, aka The Time Alchemist, was born in former East Germany with two chronic health challenges, yet she started to work by age 13. This potent mixture led to her dying of cardiac arrest by age 19 and being clinically dead for 25 seconds.

Monique is an adventurous spirit on the autism spectrum whose mission is to redefine work by creating a human-centered work culture that encourages mindfulness, celebrates uniqueness, and creates sustainable growth for everyone involved.

Monique is the creator of The T.I.M.E. Method® and published her book under the same name in the first lockdown of 2020 – putting her own signature framework to the test.

She’s been featured in several top magazines such as Forbes, spoke at TEDx, and was interviewed on a range of diverse podcasts to share her wisdom and knowledge about Time and how we can Slow Down to Speed up.

Signature Talks

Book one of the 3 most requested talks 

Unlock your team’s brain power

– proven strategies to improve your team’s performance & wellbeing

In this talk, we explore the intersections of neuroscience, holistic wellness, and peak performance.

I discuss the principles of neuroplasticity and how individuals can leverage it to overcome challenges, enhance cognitive function, and optimize their personal and professional lives.

I will provide actionable strategies and share my personal journey of overcoming health challenges, emphasizing the role of brain reprogramming and I will show how you can leverage this for yourself & your team. 

Build up your team ‘s resilience & agility

– impactful leadership in the face of an ever-changing world

In this presentation, we delve into the concept of impactful leadership, especially in challenging and changing environments.

I share my experiences of leading teams at a young age, dealing with workplace politics, and what crisis management in action (and preparation) looks like

We will discuss how embracing one’s authenticity, values, and strengths can foster resilience, improve workplace relationships, and contribute to effective leadership.

Cultivating a healthy, thriving team culture

– for long-term success, without the burnout

Sick of the toxic work envrionment and ready for change?
Let’s explore the pivotal role of a positive, inclusive, and empowering team culture in building and sustaining successful businesses.

In this presentation I will share insights on how a strong team culture can foster innovation, resilience, and a sense of belonging among employees, thereby boosting productivity and retention.

I will offer practical strategies for cultivating a healthy team culture, addressing conflicts, and promoting a growth mindset within the organization.


“When it comes to ideal podcast guests, Monique Lindner is really the trifecta

First of all, she is a captivating storyteller

Secondly, she has had extraordinary life experiences and can share profound lessons and reflections on them which not only inspire but cause all of us to think deeper about our own lives. 

And third, she’s a brilliant entrepreneur, time alchemist, and productivity wizard, who is able to drop specific tips during the podcast interview which provide massive value that listeners can start applying in their own life immediately.

4 years after interviewing Monique, I’m still repurposing clips from her interview today!”

Matt Bowles

The Maverick Show

“I wanted to express my sincere gratitude for taking the time to speak at the recent Mastermind Retreat.

Your insights and expertise were incredibly valuable, and I received many positive comments from attendees about how much they enjoyed your session.

Thank you for sharing your time, insights, and expertise at the Mastermind Retreat. Your contribution was invaluable, and we are grateful for your support. “

Wendy Vaz
Head of Program/ Vince Tan Titanium Mastermind

The Path

Our story is written in the here & now. Make it count.

When I discovered my superpower, it was almost too late.

Would you believe me if I told you dying saved my life?

I started working full time while I was still in high school. By 15 I had two weekend jobs and a weekday job. I was chasing time and energy-until time ran me down.

At 19 I suffered a cardiac arrest that left me clinically dead for 25 seconds.

In my book The T.I.M.E. Method – A no bullsh*t guide to creating an abundance of time’ I share my very personal story explaining why this cardiac arrest was the best wake-up call. Dying forced me to step outside of the tiny box I’d shoved my life into. 

I don’t want anyone to have to face death to realize what I did: There is a different way to live and to work.

Lead…With your Superpower

Intuitive Leadership Training to help you & your team become unstoppable.

Do you find your team over-working but under-performing? 
Are there constant challenges or tension within the team,
you can’t seem to solve?
Is the team culture more of a mess than a welcoming space?

My leadership program is based on mindful working practices – first thing first: we kick the hustle & grind to the curb, and burn burnout to the ground.

With the best fitting communication practices for your team, crisis management tools and skills, as well as creating team culture, your team will turn into a super-squad!

We also bring our superpower of energy efficiency to the playground, helping each of your team members to find their personal zone of genius. And the best part? The performance of your superhero team will naturally grow.

It’s a win – win – win, just the way we love doing things.

Happy Clients

I helped Stefan to unlock his Superpower

“It’s been one of the best decisions I’ve made in my life/career in a long time. Monique has helped me to maximize my efficiency dramatically. (…) She’s also helped me to prioritize my most important tasks, and to feel less anxious and stressed.

Monique has helped me so much to get organized and be more effective and efficient while working less, which is tremendous. When we started working together, I was working pretty routinely, eight to 12 hours a day, including weekends.

I think the issue I’ve had that a lot of entrepreneurs have is that I felt like if I wasn’t working, I felt guilty. I am now working four to six hours a day. I’m taking weekends off, yet I get tremendously more done.

Stefan Georgi

Founder of Copy Accelerator | Serial Entrepreneur

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Stand up for your Truth

As a business owner who strives to make a huge impact in this world, it is our duty to stand up for injustice, and make it loud and clear what our believes are that we fight for.

I truly believe that especially as entrepreneurs & business owners we have a special responsibility in this world, to stand up for the ones with less opportunities, bring equity to the table and use our businesses as a vehicle to empower and elevate others.

This is our mission, the mission of Pineapples, Pirouettes & The PowerWoman oü (Yes, that’s our official business name, ha!) too. We choose to create change by helping empower refugees & ethnic minorities through education & opportunities around the world.

Happy Clients

I helped Kent to unlock his Superpower

The biggest ROI I got from the work were actually twofold. Number one is (…) an immediate financial boost. Because I was executing & getting the results, I was seeing more financial return (…) secondly, it’s the quality of life. I love it. (…)
So I went from being overwhelmed and distracted, and really unfocused (…) Now I’m clear on what I’m doing and what I’m not doing. You know, I have a team of people that I delegate to, (…) and I am making progress every day (…) and I can measure that. And I can see it. I mean, it shows up in my quality of life, it shows up in my bank account. (…) it’s one of the greatest investments I’ve ever made in myself

Kent Sayre

Serial Entrepreneur

The T.I.M.E. Method -

A no bullsh*t approach to creating an abundance of time


Hi, it's Monique

Holistic High Performance & Leadership Integrator. Elephant Lover. Obsessed with Yellow & Pineapples. Undercover Nerd.
Human Rights Activist.
Business by day & Jungle at Night.
Autistic & Proud of it. 
Dance like nobody is watching!

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