Organizational Skills

Length: 1 day

Description: This ILT Series course introduces students to the basics of information and time management. Students will learn how to assimilate and make the best use of the stream of the daily information flow. Students will also learn how to process, retain, prioritize, and preserve messages and data that are vital for productivity and effectiveness. Course activities will also cover discussing time management techniques and developing time management skills. The manual is designed for quick scanning in the classroom and filled with interactive exercises that help ensure student success.

Table Of Contents:
Unit 1: Information management
Topic A: Managing information
Topic B: The INFO process

Unit 2: Managing incoming information
Topic A: Managing written information
Topic B: Managing oral information
Topic C: Managing electronic information
Topic D: Managing your memory

Unit 3: Managing outgoing information
Topic A: Fundamentals
Topic B: Modes of sending information

Unit 4: Time management
Topic A: Time management
Topic B: Time management problems

Unit 5: Organizing time
Topic A: Getting organized
Topic B: Planning and prioritizing
Topic C: Procrastination

Unit 6: Coordinating time with others
Topic A: Interpersonal communication
Topic B: Office interruptions
Topic C: Effective delegation

Unit 7: Team time management
Topic A: Managing team time
Topic B: Team communication and planning
Topic C: Effective use of team time