Dealing with the poor time management skills of those you work for or report to
Here are some suggestions if your co-workers, boss, or employees have poor time management skills and it's negatively impacting on your own productivity:
- Suggest that the department or company bring in a time management coach or trainer, so those who could use some help are offered it in a neutral situation.
- Despite their behavior, continue to exhibit the model time management skills yourself that hopefully they will start to copy or emulate.
- If your company offers regular skill building internal sessions, recommend one of the topics related to time management, such as goal-setting, prioritizing, dealing with distractions, and handling change, so everyone, especially ...