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MLC 107 - Managing Priorities, Performance & Pressure

Code Start Date Duration Venue
MLC 107 15 August 2022 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
MLC 107 10 October 2022 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
MLC 107 05 December 2022 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
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Course Description

Successful leaders are those who possess and practice the management skills and techniques that maintain work productivity at high levels. Setting priorities effectively, performance and pressure management is essential for career success and personal achievement. This course will guide the participants how to take more control of their workloads by organizing tasks, people and themselves more effectively.

Course Objectives

  • Understand and appreciate the value and importance of setting and maintaining clear goals/objectives
  • Understand and appreciate the value and importance of workload prioritization
  • Learn best practices and practical techniques for decision making
  • Learn stress management techniques
  • Understand and appreciate the value and importance of effective communication

Who Should Attend?

  • Executives
  • Managers
  • Supervisors
  • Anyone who aspires to hone his planning skills

Course Details/Schedule

Day 1

  • What is the meaning of having clear business goal/objective for an organisation?
  • The importance of setting clear goals and objectives to business and personal success
  • Aligning clear goals/objectives with business strategy
  • Preparing daily, weekly and monthly task effectively
  • The need to plan effectively and incorporate goals within the overall business plan

Day 2

  • The importance of prioritization  to the achievement of goals and better performance
  • The best and most commonly used prioritization techniques
  • Developing and improving the prioritization skill
  • When and how can prioritization be a failure?
  • Aligning with others' priorities

Day 3

  • Determining one's current decision-making style?
  • Using decision-making style to lessen pressure and improve performance
  • Improving decision-making  (Mind Mapping Technique)
  • The Impacts of organization's culture or personal attitudes impact on the quality of our decisions
  • Making more and better informed decisions (Applied Visual Thinking – the Doodling Technique)

Day 4

  • The definition of stress in business environment
  • Stress zones, stress effects and stress responses
  • Signs of distress
  • Managing (fighting) stress successfuly in business
  • Time management and having strategic visions and objectives as ways to help in minimizing stress

Day 5

  • Effective communication definition and importance
  • ِAllocating time for communication
  • Judging the effectiveness of our communication
  • Types of communication that can be most significant for the business
  • The difference between formal and informal communication channels