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Managing your time efficiently
Not enough hours in the day? Feeling overwhelmed and struggling to focus or meet deadlines?

The session focuses on how to prioritise your workload and structure the way you use your time. You will reflect on how you are currently using your time and where you can make positive change that will impact the way your day runs. You’ll also learn how to manage time bandits and useful tips to help you make the technology save you time rather than take your time.

This highly interactive session blends discussion with practical exercises.

Welcome and Introduction

  • Who’s Who
  • Aims and objectives of the session

How do I use my time?

  • It’s all in the planning
  • Decision making: What takes priority?
  • Reflection: What I do now?

Using time effectively

  • Urgent –v- Important
  • What is your Key Result Area
  • Managing the Time bandits
  • Tips and techniques (including using MS Outlook) to maximise your time

Summary and Toolkit

  • Observations from today’s learning
  • Development of action plans
  • Sound Bite “tipster” sheet