1 - Getting Started
IcebreakerHousekeeping ItemsThe Parking LotWorkshop Objectives
2 - Setting SMART Goals
The Three P'sThe SMART WayPrioritizing Your GoalsEvaluating and Adapting
3 - The Power of Routines
What is a Routine?Personal RoutinesProfessional RoutinesSix Easy Ways to Simplify Your Life
4 - Scheduling Yourself
The Simple Secret of Successful Time ManagementDeveloping a Tracking SystemScheduling AppointmentsScheduling Tasks
5 - Keeping Yourself on Top of Tasks
The One-Minute RuleThe Five-Minute RuleWhat To Do When You Feel Like You're Sinking
6 - Tackling New Tasks and Projects
Why We ProcrastinateNine Ways to Overcome ProcrastinationEat That Frog!
7 - Using Project Management Techniques
The Triple ConstraintCreating the ScheduleUsing a RACI Chart
8 - Creating a Workspace
Setting Up the Physical LayoutErgonomics 101Using Your Computer Efficiently
9 - Organizing Files and Folders
Organizing Paper FilesOrganizing Electronic FilesScheduling Archive and Clean-Up
10 - Managing E-Mail
Using E-mail Time WiselyTaking Action!Making the Most of Your E-mail ProgramTaking Time Back from Handheld Devices
11 - Tackling Procrastination
Why We ProcrastinateNine Ways to Overcome ProcrastinationEat That Frog
12 - Wrapping Up
Words from the Wise Review of Parking Lot Lessons Learned Completion of Action Plans and Evaluations
Actual course outline may vary depending on offering center. Contact your sales representative for more information.
Who is it For?
In this course, students will learn how to establish routines, set goals, create an efficient environment, and use time-honored planning and organizational tools to use their time more effectively.