Most people in the workplace face the challenge of managing their time effectively. This course is designed to help you increase your productivity by analysing your personal characteristics in managing time, learning to prioritise correctly and deal with time-consuming tasks, improving your memory, reading faster and thinking strategically.
After working through the modules of this course your approach to time management will become more focused, resulting in a better understanding of how to allocate your time.
The ten modules in this course are:
Considering how you spend your time – key perspectives in managing time
Focusing on your priorities – gain practical tips on clarifying priorities and planning activities according to priorities
The 12 guidelines of effective time management – develop a strategy to optimise your relationship to your environment
Improving your memory – choose an effective memorisation strategy
Speed reading – practise various techniques such as skimming, spotting and deeper reading
Dealing with time-consuming tasks – distinguish between useful and not useful time-consuming tasks and learn methods for dealing with them effectively
Strategic time management – learn to manage your time in a way that serves your goals
Focusing on your key priorities – discover how to analyse your objectives, clarify your role, deal with pressure and use appropriate organisational tools to make the right choices of activities
Improving performance through time perception – recognise different cultural and personal perceptions of time and use these to your benefit and for effective co-operation
Increasing your productivity in a fast-paced world – develop the three talents of distance, calmness and relevance