Time Management

Length: 1 day(s) | Audience: Anyone | Level: 100

The 50-Minute Manager Series was designed to cover critical business and professional development topics in the shortest time possible. Our easy-to-read, easy-to-understand format can be used for self-study or classroom training, or even office training. With a wealth of hands-on exercises, the 50-Minute books keep you engaged and help you retain critical skills. It doesn’t matter if you use a paper notebook or the fanciest smartphone, mastering your use of time will help you achieve more and worry less. Everyone has the power to take control of their time. Learn the basic principles of time management and discover the personal style that works best for you in this self-paced book.

Module 1: Time Management Principles                                             

  • The Basics of Time Management
  • What Controls Your Time?
  • Three Tests of Time
  • Benefits of Better Time Utilization
  • Prime Time
  • Setting Priorities
  • Criteria for Setting Priorities
  • How to Control Your Use of Time
  • Tips for Effective Time Management
  • Module Summary

Module 2: Time Management Techniques

  • Planning
  • Long-Term Planning Aids
  • Short-Term Planning Aids
  • Characteristics of Good Planners
  • Module Summary

Module 3: Avoiding Wasted Time

  • Common Time-Wasters
  • Self-Generated Time-Wasters
  • Environmental Time-Wasters
  • When Things Go Wrong
  • Module Summary

Module 4: Time-Saving Tips for Travelers

  • Plan Your Travel Wisely
  • Save Time at Your Hotel
  • Put Your Travel Plans in Writing
  • Module Summary

Module 5: Applying What You’ve Learned

  • Apply Time Management Principles
  • Keep a Daily Time Log
  • Analyze Your Use of Time
  • Plan for Improved Time Utilization
  • Follow Up on Your Progress
  • Conclusion
  • Module Summary

There no prerequisites for this course.