Time Management and Delegation

Time Management and Delegation are critical skills to create work-life balance and a rewarding professional career. This full-day course provides practical strategies to manage time more effectively, and includes proven delegation techniques.

The seminar will be of interest to technology professionals who would like to:
  • Better manage multiple priorities and competing deadlines
  • Improve professional and personal balance
  • Learn how to distribute work effectively to team members and staff
  • Enhance their leadership skills

Course Content
Time Management
  • Your Personal Relationship with Time
  • Time Wasters
  • Time Management Matrix
  • 4-D Quick Decision-making System
Delegation
  • How to Delegate Successfully
  • What to Delegate and When
  • Who to Delegate To
  • Identifying Coaching Needs
  • Ability vs. Motivation
  • Observing & Evaluating
 
Upon completion of this seminar, participants will be able to:
Time Management
  • Explore personal priorities
  • Identify common "time wasters" and interruptions in the work environment
  • Apply strategies for effectively managing time, including:
    • Determining important vs. urgent matters (proactive)
    • Using quick decision-making (reactive)
Delegation
  • Describe delegation best practices
  • Identify different methods of allocating work
  • Determine task assignment vs. developing others
  • Effectively delegate based on experience levels
  • Apply the "Delegation Framework" to a real situation and prepare for an upcoming delegation conversation
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Kandis Neth, P.Eng.

Kandis holds a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Alberta, with a specialization in Chemical Engineering and is certified as a Master Instructor and Adult Educator from NAIT. Kandis is currently pursuing her Masters of Education, specializing in Adult Education. Kandis is a registered Professional Engineer with the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA). 
 
Kandis has experience in diverse engineering environments ranging from document control, process control, process engineering and improvement engineering. She specializes in project management and has created and led interdisciplinary project teams. For the past 7 years Kandis has focused on Adult course development, training and facilitation; from lean manufacturing to first aid and safety courses and has restructured policies, procedures and associated documentation for non-profit and for-profit organizations. Kandis joined JUNA Consulting Inc. in 2014 as a "Learning & Development Specialist" to facilitate workshops on basic and advanced skills including; communication, behaviour models, conflict resolution, project management, and leadership to professional clients.