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Be Better @ Personal Effectiveness

Start Date Friday, 3rd November 2017
Duration 1pm -4pm
Places 1
Location Cork Chamber of Commerce
Members Fee €50.00
Non-Members Fee €50.00


This programme is designed to equip managers with the knowledge, skills and attitudes to manage their time more effectively by eliminating unnecessary interruptions, prioritising tasks and understanding the difference between urgent and important. Specific topics covered include:

• Time Management
• Managing Meetings
• Effective Delegation

Be Better @ Series are €50 each or 3 for €120


At the end of this programme, participants will be able to:
• Assess their work priorities and schedules.
• Prioritise their tasks.
• Plan their time effectively in order to achieve their personal and organisational goals.
• Identify and manage time robbers such as emails, meetings, phone calls and interruptions.
• Overcome Procrastination.
• Delegate tasks effectively
• Effectively manage upwards.
• Improve their work output as a result of improved personal effectiveness.


13:00 Welcome and General Overview of Programme

13:10 Effective Time Management
• Components of Time Management
• Benefits and Challenges of Effective Time Management
• Compiling a Time Log
• 4D Process – Important vs. Urgent Tasks

13:45 Effective Time Management
• Prioritisation and Designing an Effective ‘To Do’ List.
• Identifying Time Robbers
• Managing Interruptions
• Overcoming Procrastination

14:30 Break

14:45 Effective Meetings
• Purpose
• Preparation
• Promptness
• Participation
• Progress

15:15 Delegation
• Benefits of Effective Delegation
• Building an Effective Network
• Delegation Process
• Tasks that cannot be delegated

15:45 Question and Answer Session

About this form

The purpose of this booking form is to gather profile information about participants on programmes funded by Skillnets from the National Training Fund through the Department of Education & Skills (DES). Only aggregated participant data will be reported to the DES.

As an ongoing quality control measure and to ensure the highest possible standard of training, courses may be inspected from time to time.


BiznetCork Skillnet is funded by member companies and the Training Networks Programme, an initiative of Skillnets funded from the National Training Fund through the Department of Education and Skills.

NDP - Education and Skills - Skillnets - Finuas

For further information please visit

Cork Chamber©, Fitzgerald House, Summerhill North, Cork, T23 TD90, Tel: (021) 4509044, Email:, Company Registration Number - 13918

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