This course is designed to introduce employees to effective strategies that can be used to increase productivity.

Course Level: This is targeted for the introductory audience, those with 1-3 years of work experience.

Targeted Learners: This course would be applicable to all employees within an organization that have daily tasks to complete. The average student will have to manage multiple tasks of varying size on a daily basis. They may be managers, entry level employees, or supervisors.

Learning Outcome:

This course will enable learners to:

  • Identify what personal efficiency is
  • List the skill sets needed for personal productivity
  • Explain why multi-tasking is a myth
  • Identify at least one long-term and one-short term goal
  • Apply the 80/20 rule and learn how it should affect planning
  • Identify the characteristics of a good organizational system
  • Develop a plan for an efficient workspace, including a customized information center and a filing system
  • Use strategies to prioritize work
  • Create routines to simplify your life
  • Develop methods for tackling tasks and prevent procrastination

Course Learning Components:

Instructional materials accompanying this course include:

  • Online course, totaling approx. 10 hours of course material and assignments.
  • Personal Action Plan worksheet to be completed by the student
  • Print syllabus for download by student