Personal Productivity

Apr 25, 2018 08:00am -
Apr 25, 2018 04:30pm
1600 S. Brentwood Blvd., St. Louis MO 63144


Event Description

Personal Productivity

The material in this course is based on the ground-breaking work of David Allen in his best-selling book “Getting Things Done; The Art of Stress Free Productivity,” providing techniques for dealing with interruptions, distractions, and other stressors while learning principles that will enable you to establish a system that will help you deal with all your commitments, both personal and professional. Participants will receive a copy of Allen’s book and a schedule for completing the transition to greater productivity and lowered stress levels.

At the end of this course you will be able to:
 • Organize and think about work using your own natural style.
 • Identify and set priorities, and stick to them.
 • Organize your day more effectively.
 • Cope with interruption overload.
 • Eliminate physical and mental clutter.
 • Greatly reduce procrastination – in yourself and others.
 • Create a personalized process that will help you stay organized and in control

Topics that will be covered:
 • Differentiating between “Important” and “Urgent” Activities
 • The Four Basic Truths About Managing Your Personal and Professional Lives
 • The Principles of Stress-Free Productivity
 • The Five-Step Process for Managing Workflow
 • How Our Brains Naturally Set Priorities
 • Organizing Your Environment
 • Using Email More Efficiently
 • How to Run More Effective Meetings
 • The Natural Planning Model for Rapidly and Effectively Initiating New Projects

Prerequisites: People who are really busy; the busier you, are the more value the course will have for you. This approach has been successfully used by every level of management from first line supervision to CEO’s; and by individual contributors, entrepreneurs and anyone who wants to get more done with less stress in his/her life.
Advanced Preparation: There is no advance preparation for this course.

Fields of Study: Action and Results Focused, Decision Making, Productivity and Organization, Communication Skills, Delegation, Goal Setting, Planning Professional Work Environment, Project Management, Team Management

Delivery Method: Group-Live |Course Level: Basic | Duration: Full day – 8:00am-4:30pm

Continuing Education/Recertification Credits: CPE Credits, HRCI Recertification Credits and SHRM Professional Development Credits may be available for this course.

Event Type:Public Training
Category:Professional Development
Early registration ends on Nov 15, 2017.
Regular registration starts on Nov 16, 2017 and ends on Apr 24, 2018.
Late registration starts on Apr 25, 2018.
(GMT-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)

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Registration Fees
Fee TypeEarlyRegularLate
Member Fee: $415.00$415.00$415.00
Non-Member Fee: $515.00$515.00$515.00