Time management for business owners, directors & managers
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Time management for business owners, directors & managers

Practical time management & productivity strategies to be more efficient, effective & productive at work & in business
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5.0 (5 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
8 students enrolled
Created by Liz Makin
Last updated 4/2019
English
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Current price: $24.99 Original price: $49.99 Discount: 50% off
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This course includes
  • 1.5 hours on-demand video
  • 1 article
  • 4 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • An insight into time management and the challenges of managing your time and being productive.
  • Understand your own time management challenges and how you are currently spending and managing your time at work or in your business.

  • 50+ practical time management tips and strategies to use at work or in your business.

  • Develop a personalised time management action plan to improve how you manage your time so that you are more efficient, effective and productive.
  • Put time management strategies in place so that you manage your time in the best way going forward.
  • How to be more efficient, effective and productive at work and in business
Requirements
  • An open mind to learning, development and self improvement.
Description

Overview

This course is a practical action oriented course designed to give you the time management and productivity tools and strategies to be more efficient, effective and productive at work and in business now and going forward.

The course aims to give you an insight into time management and the challenges of managing your time and being productive. You will understand your own time management challenges and how you are currently spending and managing your time. The course will give you a wealth of time management and productivity tips, tools and strategies to put in place and to use at work or in your business to manage your time so that you are more efficient, effective and productive. As you go through the course you will develop your own personalised time management action plan and put in place time management strategies so that you can manage your time in the best way now and going forward.

The course is designed to be practical and relevant to real life. It is not a theoretical or academic course on time management and productivity.


Who is this course designed for?

This course is designed for you if you are a business owner, entrepreneur, director, executive, manager or professional:

* Who is currently finding it difficult to manage your time efficiently and effectively at work and in business.

* Who wants to learn more about time management and how to manage your time efficiently and effectively and be more productive at work and in business.


What are the course aims?

The course aims to:

* Give you an insight into time management and the challenges of managing your time and being productive.

* Look at your own time management challenges and how you are currently spending and managing your time.

* Provide you with a wealth of practical time management and productivity tools, tips and strategies to put in place and to use at work or in your business to manage your time so that you are more efficient, effective and productive.

* Enable you to develop your own personalised time management action plan and to put in place time management strategies so that you manage your time in the best way now and going forward.


What is included in the course?

The course has the following sections:

* Introduction: including an introduction to the course and the tutor

* Time management challenges: including the costs of poor time management, the challenges of managing your time and looking at time management from a different perspective

* How is your time management? including looking at your own time management challenges and how you are currently spending your time

* Time management tips and strategies:  including 50+ practical time management tools, tips and strategies to help you manage your own time by managing yourself, the business and your team and that you can use to be more efficient, effective and productive at work or in your business.

* Your time management plan: including your own time management challenges, how you currently spend your time and the strategies you are going to put in place to be more efficient, effective and productive at work or in your business.

* Course summary: including a short summary of the course

* Bonus lecture: including links to further resources and offers on other courses

We have also included introductions and summaries throughout the course to help with learning.

The course is in short bite sized lectures and you can see the detailed course content in the course curriculum.


Developing your own time management plan

There are exercises to complete as you go through the course to develop your own personalised time management action plan. These include understanding your own time management challenges, how you are currently spending your time and what actions you are going to take and what strategies you will follow to manage your time to be more efficient, effective and productive at work or in your business. You will need to allow additional time in addition to the duration of the videos to complete the exercises.


What will you cover on the course and what will you learn?

As you go through the course you will be looking at your own time management, how you are spending your time, the impact on you, your work and your business of your current time management practices, how to manage your time to be more efficient, effective and productive at work or in your business and time management tools, tips and strategies.

By the end of the course you will have a better understanding of time management, know what your time management challenges are, have an action plan for managing your time better now and going forward and have time management strategies in place to manage your time to be more efficient, effective and productive at work or in your business.

Even if you are not finding it difficult to manage your time at the moment you will have the opportunity to review you, your work and your business and to decide on actions to take to support you in managing your time efficiently, effectively and productively going forward.


Important notes and more about the course

If you are already very knowledgeable about time management and productivity, this course may not be for you. It includes an insight into time management and the challenges of managing your time and being productive, practical time management tools, tips and strategies that you can use to be more efficient, effective and productive at work or in your business and an opportunity to develop your own time management plan, some or all of which you may already know a lot about.  

By signing up for this course you gain lifetime access so you can watch the lectures at your convenience on your computer, tablet or smart phone.

You can choose to complete the whole course or just watch the lectures that are most relevant to you, whichever you prefer.

You can watch each lecture in full or just the elements you want to watch and you can stop a lecture at any point if you want to study the content in more detail.

You can watch the lectures at the pre assigned speed or you can choose to speed up or slow down the lectures to suit your own preference.

There are English text captions available on this course which you can choose to see or turn off.

These options can all be found at the bottom of each video on a PC or at the top right hand corner on a tablet or smart phone.


Good luck

Good luck with the course and I hope you find it invaluable.

Who this course is for:
  • Business owners, entrepreneurs, directors, executives, managers & professionals who are currently finding it difficult to manage your time efficiently and effectively at work or in your business.
  • Business owners, entrepreneurs, directors, executives, managers & professionals who want to learn how to manage your time efficiently and effectively and be more productive at work or in your business.
Course content
Expand all 22 lectures 01:33:25
+ Course introduction
2 lectures 08:25

An introduction to the course.

Preview 05:51

An introduction to the course tutor, Liz Makin.

Preview 02:34
+ Time management, the challenges
4 lectures 15:19

A look at some of the potential costs of poor time management to you & your organisation so that you can see the importance of being more efficient, effective & productive at work.

Preview 03:13

Part 1 of the challenges of time management. This is not meant to be an exhaustive list, but it is designed to get you thinking about how you manage your own time.

Time management challenges, part 1
04:10

Part 2 of the challenges of time management. This is not meant to be an exhaustive list, but it is designed to get you thinking about how you manage your own time.

Time management challenges, part 2
04:22

A look at some business issues that can mask themselves as time management & productivity problems.

Time management challenges, a different perspective
03:34
+ How is your time management?
1 lecture 06:53

A series of exercises for you to complete on the attached downloadable Worksheet 1 Your time management analysis to understand how you are currently managing your time.

The worksheet can be downloaded either from this lecture or in the Resources section (If you are using the Udemy app please click on More, then Resources and then on the relevant lecture where you can then download the worksheet).

How is your time management?
06:53
+ Time management tips and strategies
12 lectures 57:48

An introduction to this section in which we introduce you to a range of practical time management tools, tips & strategies to enable you to be more efficient, effective & productive at work & in business. The tips & strategies cover both managing yourself & managing your team & the business.

As you go through the lectures in this section please complete Worksheet 2 Your time management action plan. The worksheet can be downloaded either from this lecture or in the Resources section (If you are using the Udemy app please click on More, then Resources and then on the relevant lecture where you can then download the worksheet).

Time management tips and strategies, introduction
03:09

A range of time management tips & strategies in the area of understanding your role & responsibilities.

Understand your roles and responsibilities
04:59

A range of time management tips & strategies in the area of setting & agreeing clear goals & objectives.

Set and agree clear goals and objectives
04:28

A range of time management tips & strategies in the area of planning, prioritising, re-prioritising & reviewing regularly.

Plan, prioritise, re-prioritise and review regularly
05:18

A range of time management tips & strategies in the area of managing your time using to do lists.

Manage your time using to do lists
06:36

A range of time management tips & strategies in the area of organising your day.

Organise your day
03:25

A range of time management tips & strategies in the area of managing yourself.

Manage yourself
10:10

A range of time management tips & strategies in the area of delegating & outsourcing.

Delegate and outsource
05:01

A range of time management tips & strategies in the area of proactively managing the business.

Proactively manage the business
05:46

A range of time management tips & strategies in the area of proactively managing your team.

Proactively manage your team
04:22

A range of time management tips & strategies in the area of asking for help & support.

Ask for help and support
02:50

A summary of this section in which we introduced you to a range of practical time management tools, tips & strategies to enable you to be more efficient, effective & productive at work & in business. The tips & strategies covered both managing yourself & managing your team & the business.

Time management tips and strategies, summary
01:44
+ Your time management plan
1 lecture 02:08

A look at your own personalised time management plan that you have developed on this course.

Your time management plan
02:08
+ Course summary
1 lecture 01:32

A summary of this course.

Course summary
01:32
+ Further resources
1 lecture 01:36
Bonus lecture: Further resources and course special offers
01:36