Established, since 1997, leading UK based training provider.

Eight Time Management Skills you Should Master

Eight time management skills you should master

Eight Time Management Skills You Should Master

Time management skills are important because your time is precious.

Most people have too much to do, and not enough time in which to do it, so managing your time is a vital skill.

In fact, time management is not ONE skill, but rather, a SET of skills.

If you master one of the skills, you will improve your performance a little.

If you master all of them, then you will improve your performance massively.

Here is the full set of time management skills, together with a description of each.

1. Goal focus.

Goal focus is the ability to concentrate on a goal; until you have achieved it.

2. Prioritisation.

Prioritisation is the ability to put tasks in their correct order, according to their Value and Deadline pressure.

3. Planning ahead.

Planning is the act of figuring out exactly HOW you can achieve your goals.

4. Preparation.

Preparation is the act of improving your skills, knowledge and information, ready for an event.

5. Delegation.

Delegation is the act of entrusting a task to another.

6. Prevention of avoidable errors.

Prevention is the act of doing it right first time and NOT making rookie mistakes.

7. Decision making.

Decision making is the act of choosing the best option from many options.

8. Managing interruptions.

Is the act of gaining the maximum value from a conversation in the minimum time.

Time Management Training Time Management Training Course Logo

Time Management Training

Most people feel they need help with time management. How can you get more done in the same amount of time? How can you stop other people wasting your time? If you want to know how, then click here to find out more about our time management training course.

[embed-quiz=time-skills]

Blogs by Email

Do you want to receive an email whenever we post a new blog? The blogs contain article 5-10 minutes long - ideal for reading during your coffee break!

Your Comments

Further Reading in Time Management

  • The Art of Planning
    People who have a purpose and a plan, are in a better psychological position than a person without a purpose or a plan.
    Read Article >
  • Time management - Are you trying to do too much?
    Time management - Are you trying to do too much? If you are having trouble with time management prioritisation and planning; then there are four main possible causes: There is too much to do. You are trying to do too much. You are not prioritising properly. You are not organised properly...
    Read Article >
  • 11 Time management training tips
    11 Useful time management tips Time is your most precious resource. Time is more valuable than GOLD. Time is more valuable than a higher education. SO you should never waste time. But many people do. Some people want to learn how to management their time, and are looking for some good...
    Read Article >
  • Five Time Management Mistakes
    Stop doing things that don't contribute directly to the achievement of your goals. Here are five common time management mistakes and how to fix them.
    Read Article >
  • Don't Leave it to the Last Minute
    One of the most common mistakes people make, is to leave things until the last minute. Preparation is the distinguishing factor that separates the winners from the losers.
    Read Article >