Keeping Your Ducks in Line While Floating in a Pond of Tasks (May 9)
With so many tasks at hand, it is easy to let your work get the better of you. It is especially difficult if you must collaborate without authority. Even though you may feel overwhelmed, by utilizing basic project and workload management techniques you will discover the keys to success.
You will learn to:
Create objectives for your daily work so you can measure progress and success
Identify ways of motivating people who don’t report to you to complete their tasks
Build your personal network of experts with whom you can collaborate
Develop your ability to navigate responsibility without authority
You will benefit by:
Remaining organized while not drowning in the details of project management
Freeing up administrative time so you can better solve problems that arise
Lowering your frustration level when you work alone or with others
Anyone needing to increase efficiency in their day-to-day work
Dates & Times: Wed. 5/9/12, 1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Presenter(s): Kate Haessler
Web Address: http://hrd.umich.edu/programsandcourses/projectandtask.html#3