This course introduces you to the concepts of time management, identifies typical time wasters and teaches you basic techniques to deal with these and improve your life.
Everyone needs to manage their time effectively, be it at work, at home or in social environments. The order and manner in which you deal with events and activities can have a profound effect on your life and how you live it. Each of us has the ability to improve the way we manage time and the impact it has on us.
Learn about the principles of time management.
Identify typical time wasters.
Identify how you deal with time.
Look at areas of improvement.
Learn basic techniques of time management.
Start learning how to help others.
Understanding time management
The cost of time
Making every second count
The body’s clock
Avoiding time wasters
Time Management techniques
Organisation, grouping and sorting
Develop a time policy
Completing what you start
Prioritisation, distinguishing between urgent and important
Scheduling and deferral
Delegation and support staff
Dealing with paperwork and the backlog
Effective decision making
Using the right tools
Staying on track
Freeing up time
Understanding your ability and yourself
Eliminate bad habits