This time management course is for you if you understand time management but struggle to implement it consistently on a day-to-day basis.

This is a practical training course focused on role-playing and the day-to-day practicalities of putting good time management into practice.

By the end of this course you will:

  • Understand your key stumbling blocks with respect to time management.
  • Practical ways that you can manage those stumbling blocks.
  • Have practiced putting into practice the key techniques to manage your time management issues.
  • Have produced a personal action plan so that when you return to work you are crystal clear on how you will change your behaviours in the future.

The Trainer

Jo has been a professional development coach and trainer for over 20 years. She is Chartered Institute of Professional Development (CIPD) certified.

She started her career in engineering before trasfering to a leading pharmaceutical company. She spent 18 years there in a number of leadership and technical roles across a number of departments including HR, customer service and training.

Course Details

 

Please click on the sections below to see more detail about this course. Please note that the exact format of the course will be customised in order to focus on delegates biggest time management stumbling blocks.

This section focuses on understanding each attendees’ particular problems and level of time management skills.

  • How do you currently spend your time?
  • What are your current priorities?
  • Where does your time management plan fall down?
  • Assessing your issues – do you struggle with time stealers, saying ‘No’, procrastination etc.

The content of this section will vary depending on exactly the time management issues that attendees have.

It will include a discussion of dealing with key blockers to good time management and also role-playing in practical scenarios to practice using those techniques.

We’re not prescriptive about this session as everyone has their own time management issues and blocks.

All we know is that you’ll leave us having a detailed understanding of why you’ve failed to deal with your time management issues in the past and a new rigorous approach for the future which you will have ‘taken for a test drive’ during our role play so that you can ‘try it on for size’.

The content of this section will vary depending on exactly the time management issues that attendees have.

It will include a discussion of dealing with key blockers to good time management and also role-playing in practical scenarios to practice using those techniques.

We’re not prescriptive about this session as everyone has their own time management issues and blocks.

All we know is that you’ll leave us having a detailed understanding of why you’ve failed to deal with your time management issues in the past and a new rigorous approach for the future which you will have ‘taken for a test drive’ during our role play so that you can ‘try it on for size’.

This section of the course focuses on practical implementation of what has been discussed and practiced above. Creating a personal action plan ensures that

  • One month goal and plan
  • One year goals and plan
  • Final tips on ways to make extra time

The Training Day

We provide everything you’ll need for a really fun, productive day of training.

Our courses run from 9.30 am to around 4.30 pm.

You don’t need to bring anything with you we provide everything that you will need for a great day’s training.

That includes:

  • Plenty of tea, coffee and biscuits throughout the day.
  • A tasty, freshly prepared lunch. (unfortunately we can’t offer this during Covid)
  • Comfortable, fully air-conditioned training rooms.
  • A certificate of attendance.

Please come wearing whatever you are comfortable in. We don’t have a dress code.

This course runs in conjunction with our sister company, Development Academy, which is focused on professional development training.

Is This The Right Course For Me?

This course is for anyone who struggles with the day-to-day implementation of good time management practices.

If you ever feel any of the below, despite having a good understanding of time management techniques, you will find it very helpful:

  • You wonder where the day went and why you’ve still not tackled your to-do list.
  • You feel stressed and overwhelmed by multiple demands on your time.
  • You find that you have to work late and struggle to hit deadlines.

COVID Measures

  • Maximum number of delegates who can attend has been reduced to 4 or 5 depending on location
  • Temperature checks on arrival
  • Desk distancing complies with guidelines
  • Hand sanitising on arrival
  • Facemasks available
  • In the training room, all training equipment and furniture are sanitised thoroughly after use
  • Stationery used by the delegates during training will be disposed of at the end of the day if delegates choose not to take it with them
  • The building cleaning staff regularly disinfect all doors, handles, stair handrails, etc.
  • During this time lunch is not provided