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Time Management

Time management is an essential business skill – and there are various techniques you can use to greatly improve your productivity. Our workshop will give you a thorough understanding of these crucial time management principles, allowing you to work at maximum effectiveness both in your current role and in the future.

Course information

This one-day course covers key topics:

  • Definition of time management
  • Consequences of poor time management
  • The difference between urgent and important
  • SMART objectives
  • Use of to-do lists, diaries and time logs
  • Setting personal goals

Learning outcomes

By the end of the session, you'll be able to:

  • Make better decisions about the use of your time
  • Apply the principles of time management to your working life
  • Clarify your goals or aims
  • Prioritise goals and tasks, differentiating between important and urgent
  • Use a systematic approach to planning: to-do lists, organisers, etc
  • Improve your skills at taking control of interruptions

Progression routes

This course is part of the CPD Management Series and other workshops include:

Completion of four of the workshops in this series and a Work-Based Learning Report leads to a Middlesex University Certificate in Personal and Professional Development NQF Level 4.

For further information, please email our Business Development team or call 020 8411 5050.

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