The process of setting goals can serve as a blueprint and a method of motivation for success. It also helps you to clarify your particular work or business goals.
This course will show you the way to accomplish this and provides a template for creating your own Personal Development Plan (PDP). It is designed for business professionals who are thinking about their career future and want a plan to make that future dream a reality.
Video slideshow lectures clearly step you through the fundamental knowledge and practical steps required for successful goal setting. It emphasises the need for both accurate goal setting, and tools for monitoring your progress, to ensure you maintain progress and motivation.
Created by Jane Davies, a highly respected business trainer and consultant within the Vocational Education sector in Australia, this course benefits from her wealth of professional knowledge and experience.
After completing this course, you will have a plan for your career objectives and the tools for maintaining motivation towards achieving them.
Jane's welcome message, and a brief introduction to the course. Includes an outline of Jane's professional work history and experience.
Provides an overview of work goal setting, including types of goals and examples.
In this lecture we discuss the need for your work goals to support your larger career and life goals. This requires taking a broad overview and establishing your life-time goals. We'll look at the different areas to consider in your broad overview, and how to narrow your life-time goals down into supporting work goals.
In this lecture we establish where work goals may be set, looking to the company mission, Management and Personal Development Planning (PDP). You'll download your own Personal Development Plan template for use going forward.
Describes the ongoing process of setting goals through self reflection and self management, with SMART goal examples.
This lecture explains how and why you should monitor your goals. We discuss the role monitoring plays in maintaining focus and allowing you to break big tasks into small steps.
In this lecture we discuss the key to staying motivated and achieving consistent results over the long term - the review meeting.
Life doesn't always go to plan. Learn how to stay focused but flexible when delays or setbacks occur.
A brief summary of the course contents and where to go from here.
Complete the following quiz to test yourself on your goal setting knowledge.
Written lecture and handout on time management strategies.
I have over 30 years of experience in operational management and 20 years in training across a number of sectors including health, education and not-for-profit volunteer management. I specialise in identifying and addressing each sector’s training needs for optimum business performance and sustainability. Having also established and operated successful training facilities in both Australia and New Zealand I am widely recognised and respected for my breadth of knowledge and experience in the education and training fields.
Establishing Precision Group (Australia) and developing it to be one of the largest Australian providers of educational material in the business field, I was encouraged to share this transmission of knowledge to others who simply want to increase their soft skills and improve themselves and their jobs. I established Business Skills Training for this purpose - to provide the short e-learning courses which you see here on Udemy.
I have written nearly 200 courses relating to all aspects of business – starting at the ground and working up to Board level in incremental steps. Every course includes quizzes or activities and downloadable templates to aid learners to apply and achieve. I look forward to working with you.