Saving Time by Setting Goals

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  • 6 videos | 23m 38s
  • Includes Assessment
  • Earns a Badge
  • Certification CPE
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When goals and targets seem to shift daily and there's never enough time to get everything done, it's hard to achieve goals consistently. Good time management will help you work smarter - not harder - so that you get more of the important things done in less time. The first step in working smarter is making sure you're going in the right direction. In this course, you'll learn how to accomplish more through effective time management. You'll learn why it's important to align your goals with your company's goals, and how to do it. You'll also learn how to differentiate between urgent and important tasks, how to pivot between conflicting priorities, and how taking the time to make improvements can save you time in the long run.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • Discover the key concepts covered in this course
    Recognize the time management benefits of aligning your work with your manager's goals for you
    Identify elements of a tactical plan to ensure your activities are aligned with the goals that have been set for you
  • Identify how to use a matrix to prioritize tasks based on urgency and importance
    Recognize strategies to help you effectively pivot between competing priorities
    Identify strategies for long-term time management

IN THIS COURSE

  • 1m 4s
    After completing this video, you will be able to discover the key concepts covered in this course. FREE ACCESS
  • 3m 6s
    Strong time management skills are essential to a successful career. Juggling priorities and managing multiple projects and tasks require more than mere multitasking. Learn the time-saving benefits of aligning your work with your manager's goals for you. FREE ACCESS
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    3.  Getting the Right Things Done
    5m 55s
    Successful time management requires forethought and strategic planning. Here you'll learn the elements of a tactical plan that ensure your priorities are aligned with the goals that have been set for you, and how to meet them in a timely fashion. FREE ACCESS
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    4.  Differentiating between Urgent and Important Tasks
    5m 48s
    Understanding how to set priorities is a crucial time management skill. Here, you will learn how to use a matrix to prioritize tasks based on urgency and importance. Don't waste precious time on insignificant tasks. FREE ACCESS
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    5.  Pivoting between Priorities
    4m 23s
    Good time management requires solid strategies to help you effectively pivot between competing priorities. Here you'll learn to increase your focus, evaluate competing tasks to determine the level of involvement needed to complete them, and make time-based decisions to align your priorities with your overall goals. FREE ACCESS
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    6.  Saving Time by Making Improvements
    3m 23s
    Effective time management and finding a healthy work-life balance require more than simply short-term, day-to-day decision-making. Here you will learn how to identify strategies for long-term time management and creating a better life, both on and off the job. FREE ACCESS

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