Productivity and Time Management Techniques & Hacks
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Exhausted? Struggling to complete your to do list? Stressed? Unable to finish your work on time? A slave to a list of tasks that grows faster than your ability to complete it?
Don't let time be your master - learn how to master time!
This five-star rated course takes a three-hour live masterclass by world-renowned productivity trainer Diana Jervis Read, and reduces it down to a single hour packed with essential time management techniques.
When you take this course you will learn:
If you put into action the time management techniques taught in this course:
Once completed, you will benefit from increased performance, more free time, and a real sense of achievement at the end of each day.
You will learn how to use DISC psychometric profiling to understand your inner strengths and weaknesses and how your personality affects your relationship with time.
Together, the four sections of this course take you through the key time management skills you will need to prioritise even unforeseeable workloads, minimise stress, defeat procrastination, master delegation - and increase control, concentration and motivation.
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By using the time management techniques in this course you WILL be able save an hour of time a day.
Transform your relationship with time and take control of your life in just one hour.
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|Section 1: How you will learn to master time|
We start by introducing the trainer and the course
What benefits time management brings and what it can prevent
How This Course will Win you Back More TimePreview
|Section 2: How your Personality Affects how you Manage Time|
For this part of the course, you need to get your free DISC personality 'DNA' profile to raise self awareness and fast track results: http://www.123test.com/disc-personality-test/. It will only take 5-10 minutes to fill out the form. Please read the supplementary material first for more information on DISC.
The lesson will cover the highly validated background of DISC, and the strengths and weaknesses of each profile in time management terms. You will also learn your drivers and fears, best way to recharge, and likely response in an antagonistic environment.
|Section 3: The Core Skills Needed to Master Time|
How a company and/or personal vision and real sense of purpose give clarity and naturally lead to prioritisation. The lecture includes an exercise to establish a clear sense of purpose.
How goals and prioritization can greatly improve your time management.
Time management techniques, starting with Covey’s quadrant. This first tool and app helps individuals stop neglecting the important tasks in favour of urgent ones, which in turn reduces the amount of 'firefighting' necessary.
The tool also makes it easier to recognise and assert your own boundaries and touches on values, long range planning, saying no, delegation, the cost of interruptions and prioritisation
Probably one of the simplest and one of the most motivating techniques to implement, necessitating no extra time
We work through using diaries and calendars to greater effect. If the advice is followed, it is unlikely anything important will be forgotten, a sense of control will be established and you can take charge of the balance of time you spend on work, friends, family and personal interests
Gaining Insight through Time Logging
This lesson talks about how to best delegate or share your tasks in a way to empower and motivate the person helping you. It covers the issues that need to be in place for successful delegation to take place including trust and small risk taking
Inbound or outbound, a lot of time can be saved on email interruptions by this 'one touch' approach - also relevant to post and phone calls. The lesson also touches on Outlook, out of office messages and junk mail
How to create boundaries that others will respect, saying no and being assertive.
More tips, including some that take no time to implement
|Section 4: Achieving the Perfect Work Life Balance|
Work life balance: The lecture covers the meaning of the phrase, considers what leaders can do to help their teams' achieve it, and the rewards of doing so.
We consider the signs and behaviours of burnout and if you recognise several of these in yourself or someone you know, please act on the advice in this course before it is too late!
Bonus - Instructor's Suggested Further Reading
A review of what was covered and how to continue learning.
Diana Jervis Read is an accredited coach with the Coaching Academy and has been consulting for over 20 years. Diana's seminars are based on what her clients from all backgrounds and business strata have found to be the most useful and transferable skills, strategies and working practices. She delivers her seminars in a clear, refreshing and highly engaging manner with examples that are based on clients' real experiences.
Clients have included rising talent in government and major corporate companies as well as small and medium sized companies, start-ups, not for profit organisations as well as homemakers. 100% honesty and confidentiality is guaranteed.
Previously, Diana spent two decades running two award-winning public relations firms. She sold the first to the biggest marketing company in the world at the time, FKB Carlson. In doing so, Diana took on a managing a whole division, which required her to learn how to coach her team in time management and productivity. This led to a passion for training which still drives Diana today.