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Time Management Training Course

Chicago, Los Angeles

Looking for a Time Management training class in Chicago or Los Angeles?

We run 1-day public classes as well as onsite Time Management classes.

Live face-to-face instructor. All classes guaranteed to run!

This course is ideal for anyone who is overwhelmed by their existing workload.

The benefits of effective time management include:

  • Increased productivity
  • less stress
  • and a much happier workforce.

Onsite training available countrywide.

Course Summary

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Effective Time Management Techniques

This Time Management course teaches students the fundamentals of time management. Participants will learn how to evaluate the use of time, identify goals and set priorities, develop an overall time management plan and much more.

1 Day | $350.00

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What's Included

Certificate of Course Completion
Training Manual
FREE Class Repeat

Learning objectives

Upon successful completion of this course trainees will be able to:

  • Do a time audit on their existing time usage
  • Identify ways to better utilize their time
  • Develop a time management plan by setting priorities
  • Identify and avoid common time wasters
  • Overcome procrastination
  • Increase productivity by controlling interruptions and meeting management
  • Maintain a reasonable workload by saying "no"
  • Deal with information overload
  • Use technology to save time

Detailed course outline

  • 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 and Goals
    • Criteria for Setting Priorities
    • How to Control Your Use of Time
    • Tips for Effective Time Management
    • Exercise: Analyze your existing use of time
  • Time Management Techniques
    • Planning
    • Long-Term Planning Aids
    • Short-Term Planning Aids
    • Characteristics of Good Planners
    • Exercise: Develop a Time Management Plan
  • Avoiding Wasted Time
    • Common Time-Wasters
    • Self-Generated Time-Wasters
    • Environmental Time-Wasters
    • Control Interruptions
    • When Things Go Wrong
  • Meeting Management
    • Deciding if a Meeting is Necessary
    • Using the PAT Approach
    • Building the Agenda
    • Keeping Things on Track
    • Making Sure the Meeting was Worthwhile
  • Dealing with Procrastination
    • Why We Procrastinate
    • Nine Ways to Overcome Procrastination
  • Crisis Management
    • When the Storm Hits
    • Creating a Plan
    • Executing the Plan
    • Lessons Learned
  • Organizing Your Workspace
    • De-Clutter
    • Managing Work Flow
    • Dealing with E-mail
    • Using Calendars
  • Information Overload
    • Identify the causes of information overload and how to avoid it
    • Control paperwork by organizing your office and filing system
    • Communicate effectively to increase productivity
    • Maintain a reasonable workload by saying "no"; when appropriate
  • Technology and Email Management
    • Use a computer and telephone to save time
    • Email Prioritizing
    • Using Email Features
    • Email Paragraph Structure
    • Writing Emails clearly and efficiently
    • Organizing time slots to check emails
    • Email follow up

Our outlines are a guide to the content covered on a typical class. We may change or alter the course topics to meet the objectives of a particular class.

Timetable

Chicago

230 W Monroe St
#610
Chicago
IL 60606View Map

  • Effective Time Management Techniques
  • Jul 2Book
  • Aug 9Book
  • Sep 11Book
  • Oct 15Book


Guaranteed to Run Limited Seats Left

Class times: 9.00am to 4.30pm

Servicing Arlington Heights, Aurora, Bollingbrook, Chicago Loop,
Deerfield, Des Plaines, Evanston, Highland Park, Joliet, Naperville,
Schaumburg, Skokie, South Chicago and surrounding areas.

Los Angeles

915 Wilshire Blvd
#1800
Los Angeles
CA 90017View Map


Guaranteed to Run Limited Seats Left

Class times: 9.00am to 4.30pm

Servicing Anaheim, Burbank, Covina, Downtown, Fullerton,
Irvine, Long Beach, Northridge, Pasadena, San Bernardino,
Santa Monica, Van Nuys, Ventura and surrounding areas.

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Choosing the right course

Recent student feedback

5.0 stars Juana was extremely engaging and spoke with clarity and conviction. Her enthusiasm on the topic was contagious and made the class want to participate and share, which enriched what we all learned from each other as students.Arti Ishak
MSDSonline, Inc.
4.9 stars Instructor was amazing and very caring. I felt very comfortable with the participation and I usually dislike that part. The group of people were great too! I thought I would be embarrassed about having to take this type of class but I'm really glad I attended. I think it will help me in my personal life even more than at my job.Robin Sais
4.8 stars This course was exactly what I needed to help with my time organizational skills. I'm excited to implement these concepts in my life and hope that it will turn some things around for me as far as staying on top of my work load. Spencer Wolf
Toppers Pizza
4.9 stars Juana was an excellent instructor. The course offered practical advice on effective time management techniques. The class showed how we can be more productive both in our work and private life by setting short and long term goals and following, action plan, and rewarding ourselves for attaining goals.Jeff McGill
South Commons Phase 1 Condominium Association

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Resources

Goal setting tips
Useful Time Management tips
The best ways to manage your day
Business Skills Resources
Life / Work Balance
Meeting Management
Stress Management
Time Prioritization
Avoiding Procrastination
3 Ways to Change a Habit
Danger of an Empty Calendar
Good Energy at Work

Why train with us?

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based on 496 reviews

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