Course 5: Time Management – Plan Your Time Efficiently

Welcome & Networking, Good Scientific Practice & Research Integrity13.05.2024 10:00 - 18:00 (Mon)TUM Graduate School
Course 5: Time Management – Plan Your Time Efficiently14.05.2024 09:00 - 17:00 (Tue)Thomas Benischke
Course 5: Time Management – Plan Your Time Efficiently15.05.2024 09:00 - 16:00 (Wed)Thomas Benischke
Conscious structuring, Goal setting, Setting priorities, Time planning, Efficiency analysis, Recognition of time traps, Handling of stress
Course Description: 

This seminar is designed to help you to improve your self- and time-management to master and control your work load instead of being controlled by it. The key to a more structured and organized work day is to become aware of your personal patterns, strengths, potentials and to set priorities. 

In this seminar you will reflect your goals and define your individual time thieves that makes it hard, to stick to your priorities. By attending this seminar you will get ideas that help you to better structure your work day and efficiently deal with tasks.

In individual and group work you will develop concepts suitable for your individual cases and best suited to your style of working and your targets. You will also concentrate on measures to improve your own Work-Life-Balance and find a way to transfer the results into your individual everyday life.

Techniques and models:

  • ABC-analysis/Pareto-principle
  • Model of time saving traps
  • Time planning systems/scheduling systems
  • Benefit of checklists
  • GTD – Getting Things Done
  • Individual Driver Test
Course aims: 
  • Improving your time- and self-management
  • Thinking over your goals and learning more about your personal patterns
  • Defining your individual work – leisure – balance and setting the right priorities
Teaching methods: 

Theoretical content, video clips, single- and group exercises, working on individual issues, working style model with questionnaire, exchange of insights and discussion on experiences in groups and in plenum, peer consulting

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Thomas Benischke

Thomas Benischke studied business education and English at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University in Munich and at the City College of New York City. After graduating, he worked as a trainer and coach for leadership development in an international company. He completed several advanced trainings such as Systemic Consulting, Systemic Constellation and Transactional Analysis. As a freelance coach and trainer, he now focuses on leadership assessment and development, self- and conflict management, presentation and facilitation.