30 March 2017
Date : Thursday 30 March 2017
Time: 9.30am to 4.30pm
Venue: Scott House, Edinburgh
To raise awareness of where our time goes and to provide the
skills necessary to manage time more effectively. This course
provides an understanding of the link between behaviour and poor
time management, and also provides the skills necessary to delegate
effectively and be more assertive towards those who constantly
demand our time.
By the end of the session, attendees will:
- Understand the way we think about time and how it affects the
way we manage ourselves
- Know how to jumpstart procrastination and become more
self-motivated to do tasks
- Describe a range of techniques associated with managing
ourselves around time and when each should be used
- Be able to identify personal time wasters and how to remove
them from their everyday work
- Be able to prioritise tasks and workload to ensure they are
working on the right things
- Be confident in managing other people expectations and saying
no when required
- Describe a range of tools and models that will support the way
we plan our days and how these can be used to influence
Time Management Training Course Content
Tools and techniques to manage time more effectively | Changing
the way you think about time | Other people's behaviour and how
this affects the time you have | How to say no | Delegation and
assertiveness - an introduction
Time Management Training Course Benefits
Being able to manage your time effectively reduces stress and
allows us to focus more on the things that are important to us.
We're constantly under pressure to deliver more for less, and the
ability to prioritise is becoming increasingly important in
everyday life. This course will provide a range of techniques that
when applied, will reduce stress, increase confidence and allow you
to deliver to schedule.
Who should Attend This Time Management Training Course?
People at any level who need to improve their time management
approach, or those who are looking for some fresh ideas on how to
prioritise work and tasks.
Time Management Training Course - Session Breakdown
Why Manage Time | What is Time Management and the benefits of
being able to manage time more effectively | How good are you at
managing your time now?
Where does time go?
Understand what and who takes up your time | Identifying time
wasters and how to eliminate them
Change the way we think
Understanding how our own beliefs and behaviours impact on our
ability to manage time | Taking a different view of the tasks that
we dislike like doing to ensure they do get done
What is procrastination and why do we do it? | What can we do to
jump start procrastination
Dealing with Over Commitment
Planning more effectively to make more time available | Having
the confidence to say no | How being more assertive will help
Identifying which tasks you should be working on | Using
techniques to prioritise tasks | Managing others expectations
This course is being run for Publishing Scotland by
Scott House, 10 South St Andrew Street, Edinburgh EH2 2AZ.
£200+VAT/£175+VAT early booking (members);
£280+VAT/£260+VAT early booking (non-members). Registered charities get an
additional £20 discount. For early booking rate, book by Thursday
16 February 2017.
Book your place now by completing the booking