Finance for non finance – why is accurate budgeting important? Lots of reasons. 1. Accurate forecasting in budgets means you know what’s going on. You understand your environment; team, division, organisation, country, so well that you are able to accurate
Team working – do something for someone now! Often with team working activity we look at how to work together. When looking at live situations people often ask us, ‘how can we improve our team working’ and ‘I need to
Written communication skills tip – plan It’s a simple tip. Before you start to write, plan. Take a breath, consider what you are doing, who the target audience is, their perception of things, how they will receive your communication etc.
Time management tip – use the one to one with your manager. Regular one to ones with your manager should occur in professional organisations. These give both people an opportunity to discuss how the work is going, personal development, any
Time management tip – keep it small! We’d all like a big idea to help our time management. That will have huge impact immediately. An idea so profound that it will change the way we work, mean we can leave
Time management tip – prioritisation Nasty tasks! We all get things to do from time to time which we perceive to be nasty. This could be filing, form filling or a difficult conversation. Whatever it is, we consider it nasty.
Time management tip for more effective meetings. We all suffer from meeting which don’t start on time. One of the reasons why they don’t start on time is because not all the key participants arrive on time. One of the
Time management tip with social networking. Time management probably means managing yourself better. That is, stopping yourself from getting distracted and using time more effectively. One of the biggest distractions these days is social networking. Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram etc etc.
Time management training from ITD receives great feedback. Here’s what the participants said of our time management training last week: “Fantastic presentation! Engaging speaker, delivery was to the point, but interesting at the same time.” “I was expecting a boring
Project sponsors One of the ideas people tend to like on our project management training, is that of getting a project sponsor. Projects don’t automatically have a sponsor so it is a decision and action which needs to be made.