University of Wisconsin–Madison
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Staying on Track: Time and Self Management

Overview

As COVID continues to impact our lives and our work environments, it can be difficult to stay focused on our work. It can feel like there is not much to be done to solve these challenges, but there are actions you can take to get  back on track.

In this course, you will learn key insights into the art of self-management and the key factors that directly influence how you manage your time and attention. Some of the topics we will explore in this highly interactive and hands-on learning program include:

  • Common time/self-management challenges and how to overcome them
  • The key components of effective self-management
  • Analyzing the importance and urgency of your daily activities to make the best decisions for focusing your attention
  • The biggest and most transformative secret to time management
  • Classic time stealers – and how to deal with each
  • Sixteen top tips for managing your life and time

You will leave this session with a set of tools and approaches for restoring a sanity and balance to your work and life and a thoughtful plan for making this happen.

Registration

Location: Online (link will be sent to registered participants)

Schedule: 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm each day

Dates: May 10, 11 & 12, 2021 (participants must attend all 3 days)

Fee:  This $269 course is being offered at no cost to participants due to the support of CARES Act funding

Register


This program is currently full. To be put on a wait list please email us at sbdc@bus.wisc.edu with the name of the program, your full name, company, job title, business address, phone and email address. As seats open up, you will be notify and you will be able to register on a first come bases.


Disability Statement: Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact the UW-Madison SBDC office at sbdc@bus.wisc.edu to request accommodations.

 

 

The Small Business Development Center at UW Madison is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for the SHRM-CP® or SHRM-SCP®.

Instructor

Jeff Russell, Russell Consulting

Jeff Russell

Jeff Russell, (MS, UW-Madison) co-director of Russell Consulting, Inc., specializes in helping organizations achieve their goals by successfully responding to the challenges of continuous change. With a focus on leadership, strategic thinking, leading change, and performance coaching, Jeff has guided organizations as diverse as Fortune 500 firms, social and public sector organizations, and small family businesses toward their goals. Jeff received his Masters Degree in Industrial Relations from the UW-Madison where he serves as an ad hoc faculty member for the Small Business Development Center. Jeff also is an adjunct faculty member at UW-Milwaukee, and UWLaCrosse.

Jeff and his wife and business partner Linda have co-authored nine books. Recent publications include: Change Training, Strategic Planning Training, Change Basics, Strategic Planning 101, Ultimate Performance Management, and, most recently, Fearless Performance Reviews (McGraw-Hill, 2012). For more information on Jeff and his work, visit Russell Consulting, Inc.’s website at www.RussellConsultingInc.com.