Objectives and Intended Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course participants will be able to:

  • State the key outcomes and goals of effective time management
  • Assess your attitudes about your relationship to time and time management
  • Employ a time log in ascertaining how you spend your time
  • Recognize the common causes of procrastination and identify ways to eliminate your own procrastination
  • List the key attributes of effective (SMART) goals and recognize the importance of establishing personal and professional goals
  • Identify the key principles of time management (organization, prioritization, and planning) and some common methods for prioritizing tasks (ABC Method and the Eisenhower Method)
  • Identify the value and purpose of common time management tools, including scheduling systems (activity logs, action plans, to do lists)
  • Differentiate key characteristics of Action Plans and Task Lists
  • Identify the steps in the delegation process and recognize guidelines for appropriate task delegation
  • Identify strategies for handling daily tasks and distractions, such as e-mail, phone calls, and other interruptions
  • List the guidelines for planning effective meetings

​Target Audience

This course is designed for adult learners in any profession who have an interest in more effectively and efficiently managing their time

Description

One of the more precious resources a manager has is his or her time. Managers can become more effective by employing time management and scheduling techniques, delegating, outsourcing key tasks, and employing technology. Effective time management helps managers achieve their goals.


Take this course online
ONLINE COURSE

Independent Learning
Key Online CEUs, Contact Hours, Accredited

NIGP is authorized by IACET to offer CEU Credits for this program. To learn more about IACET and CEU Credits, visit www.iacet.org.  

The instructor has no proprietary interest in the development or marketing of this seminar and no financial interest in NIGP.

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