Effective Time Management 05/03/2020

Wexford County Council, Carricklawn, Wexford
09:30 - 17:30
Business Training

This one-day course will enable participants to assess their ability, eliminate time wasting, learn how to prioritise work, work more efficiently and effectively and bring instant changes back to the work place.

This event is no longer available


Participants will:

  • Organise themselves and their workspace for maximum efficiency
  • Understand the importance of and the most useful steps for setting and achieving goals
  • Prioritise what needs to be done and develop action plans for completing tasks
  • Learn how to delegate and delegate well
  • Know how to set clear objectives
  • Know how to set realistic goals and meet deadlines


  • Understanding time - the importance and objectives of time management, time-wasting, the four D's of time management, setting limits/goals, measuring quality and quantity etc.
  • Understanding the way you work - scheduling tasks, recognising demands, knowing your best times etc.
  • Barriers to time management - recognising the different types of barriers, understanding people barriers and managing interruptions
  • Effective and efficient prioritising - understanding effectiveness/efficiency, assessing importance and urgency, prioritising tasks, planning your time, meeting deadlines etc.
  • Dealing with the physical environment - ergonomics, clutter etc.
  • Dealing with paperwork and administration - filing, mail/email, etc.
  • Using technology, systems and tools to help you plan and schedule tasks
  • Helping others manage time - managing meetings, delegating, etc. 
Lunch will be provided


Miriam O'Donoghue,
Preferred Marketing