Do you find your projects and tasks getting the best of you? Do you feel overwhelmed and under pressure all too often? Stop letting your day run you and take back control of your projects while ensuring critical deadlines are met with this time management training workshop.
In the age of downsizing and the "do-more-with-less" mentality, being on top of things is more important than ever. As you take on more responsibilities with fewer resources at your disposal, your stress level can rise and fatigue can set in. Often, it seems all of your projects are top priorities and with only so many hours in the day, how are you ever going to meet all of those looming deadlines? You know there's got to be a better way to manage everything you have on your plate.
To take control of your work life and better process and manage the tough situations in which you find yourself, it's important to recognize all of the opportunities you have to make your life easier.
Managing chaos and crises is all about goal setting and expectations management. Knowing the outcomes you are striving for, and why those outcomes matter, helps keep you focused and helps you make better choices on how you spend your day.
Organization — Understanding the process
If you're not organized, every step is a struggle — and you're not likely to accomplish much. Understanding how to think strategically about your own work process and the processes of those around you, will help you feel more organized and in control. Learn the basic principles of organization that lead to increased productivity.
Planning — What a difference a day makes
Often times, it seems there just aren't enough hours in the day to get work done and make time to plan ahead. Gain a better understanding of why key planning skills will improve your chances of success with your next project and can help you overcome obstacles that could sidetrack your schedule.
Communication — Relationships build success
How many times have you worked on a project, only to discover that it is not really what the customer or boss needed? Rework is disheartening and wastes time. Learn tried and true ways to communicate more effectively with those who count on you and those you depend on — all with an eye to achieving better outcomes using smarter processes.
Mental preparation — It isn't just for yogis
When you begin your day at work, do you feel overwhelmed and already defeated? Does the weight of pending deadlines and endless projects on the horizon have you frustrated and unable to decide where to start? Find out how to keep stress and pressure from shattering your concentration and creativity, and learn relaxation techniques that can calm you down in minutes.
Don't spend another day stressed and certain that you won't be able to get it all done. Learn how to manage your time, your priorities and your projects in order to meet your deadlines and succeed expectations with this course.
Every member of your team can benefit from this informative and exciting one-hour webinar program. Don't continue struggling with the piles on your desk and the competing deadlines on your calendar — get great training with this time management course that will show you how to take control of your workplace, your schedule and your entire day!
What You'll Learn
- How to define and negotiate desired outcomes for your projects
- To pinpoint your most important priorities and recognize when it’s time for them to shift
- How to boost your productivity by using process management techniques that enhance efficiency
- Communicate more effectively with your customers, managers and peers — saving time and improving outcomes
- Know your own stress triggers and create "shortcuts" to eliminate recurring frustrations that hinder your progress
Who Will Benefit
Managers, supervisors, team leaders, technical and administrative professionals and every member of your organization who wants to ensure priorities are organized and projects get finished on time!