Who needs this training?
Time is one of our most valuable resources and everyone has the same amount of time per day to achieve their goals, but we do not always manage it as effectively as we could.
In fact, time cannot be managed, but we can learn to manage ourselves and our priorities.
So who needs this training?
In a word – Everyone!
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Stress kills, communication saves
Successful people plan and prioritise their day with goals and objectives, not having a plan can lead to a stressful working environment and stress is the N° 1 enemy of productivity.
A key aspect of managing priorities are influencing and communication skills to get support to achieve your goals, which are some of the most valuable soft skills in a professional’s toolkit.
This training will raise awareness about general perspectives about time and priorities, identifying the issues that are most central in work life and learn how to manage by setting clear priorities.
Learning objectives :
Urgency vs importance
What and who steals our time
Assertive Communication skills
Written & spoken communication
Planning goals & reducing interruptions
Triple ‘R’ organisation
Running effective meetings
Building constructive relationships
ALSo Priority Management training involves a high level of learner participation facilitated by the trainer using a range of proven learning methods.
This includes individual and group exercises/role-plays/serious games to reinforce key messages, self-evaluation via filming and group and individual reflection/feedback.
The training is fun, engaging and empowering. The goal is to improve professional practice, problem solving and project leading, working more cooperatively and develop cross functionality in teams.
Program – Managing priorities and stress at work
Session 1Manage you & your day
Manage your day
Where does time go?
Setting goals – why?
Setting SMART Objectives
Planning and Scheduling your day
Where does your time go?
Criteria for Prioritizing using the Eisenhower window
Uptime & downtime – When are you at your best?
Session 2Priority Management
What stops you from managing priorities?
Who steals your time?
Managing time thiefs
Dealing with Interruptions / Distractions
Understanding Behavior Types
Managing your hierarchy
Using NLP to understand people
Session 3Effective Meetings
Effective meetingsand delegation
How much does a meeting cost?
Meeting Preparation – The very best tools.
Managing meetings – roles / invitations / documents
Tips and Techniques for Effective Meetings
What is Effective Delegation?
How to Delegate Successfully
How do people learn?
Giving and taking constructive feedback
Session 4Workplace Stress
Stress is good !
Anxiety Vs stress
What Contributes to brown-out and burn-out?
The Impact of anxiety – the Positive and Negative Effects of Stress
The Signs of bad Stress in ourselves and others
Techniques for Managing anxiety
Conflict Management – causes of anxiety
Maintaining work / life balance