About this Course
4.2
4,420 ratings
937 reviews
You will be able to gain and apply your knowledge and understanding of personal and professional awareness, organization and commitment, and use the tools, methods and techniques that you have learned in goal setting, prioritization, scheduling, and delegation to overcome time management challenges and enhance productivity. Upon completing this course, you will be able to: 1. Learn to plan effectively to achieve your personal and professional goals 2. Learn to recognize and overcome barriers to successful time management 3. Identify specific time management tools and use them effectively 4. Manage resources both effectively and efficiently 5. Keep your sense of perspective to prevent and manage crises 6. Learn to delegate effectively 7. Learn to manage expectations and say “No” when appropriate...
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Suggested: 4-8 hours of videos, readings, and quizzes

Approx. 3 hours to complete
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Subtitles: English, Ukrainian, Chinese (Simplified), Italian, Portuguese (Brazilian), Vietnamese, Dutch, Bulgarian, Korean, German, Russian, Spanish, Hindi, Japanese

What you will learn

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    Keep your sense of perspective to prevent and manage crises
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    Manage resources effectively and efficiently
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    Plan effectively to achieve your personal and professional goals
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    Recognize and overcome barriers to successful time management

Skills you will gain

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Course 2 of 10 in the

Globe

100% online courses

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Calendar

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Clock

Suggested: 4-8 hours of videos, readings, and quizzes

Approx. 3 hours to complete
Comment Dots

English

Subtitles: English, Ukrainian, Chinese (Simplified), Italian, Portuguese (Brazilian), Vietnamese, Dutch, Bulgarian, Korean, German, Russian, Spanish, Hindi, Japanese

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

1

Section
Clock
1 hour to complete

Smart Work Habits Just Don't Happen

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Reading
2 videos (Total 15 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
Video2 videos
1.2 Creating a Work Plan4m
Reading4 readings
About this Course10m
Please Take this Survey10m
Module 1 Resources10m
Module 1 Lecture Slides10m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Smart Work Habits Just Don't Happen14m

2

Section
Clock
1 hour to complete

Time Is the Most Limited Resource

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Reading
2 videos (Total 13 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
Video2 videos
2.2 Where Does the Time Go?8m
Reading2 readings
Module 2 Resources10m
Module 2 Lecture Slides10m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Time Is the Most Limited Resource16m

3

Section
Clock
1 hour to complete

Little Tips That Make a Big Impact

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Reading
2 videos (Total 13 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
Video2 videos
3.2 Managing Communications8m
Reading2 readings
Module 3 Resources10m
Module 3 Lecture Slides10m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Little Tips That Make a Big Impact16m

4

Section
Clock
1 hour to complete

Let's Bring It All Together

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Reading
1 video (Total 9 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
Reading4 readings
Module 4 Resources10m
Module 4 Lecture Slides10m
Course Wrap-Up10m
End of Course Survey10m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Let's Bring It All Together14m
4.2
Direction Signs

36%

started a new career after completing these courses
Briefcase

83%

got a tangible career benefit from this course
Money

13%

got a pay increase or promotion

Top Reviews

By FSep 15th 2015

It was an excellent course and I have learned a lot out of it.\n\nThe presenter style was very nice and clear.\n\nThe slides were properly designed.\n\nIt was a very pleasant experience indeed.

By RMJan 26th 2017

This course helped me to see some self sabotaging habits that I had developed that were decreasing my overall productivity. Now I am able to take steps to change and start getting things done.

Instructor

Margaret Meloni, MBA, PMP

Instructor, University of California, Irvine Extension

About University of California, Irvine

Since 1965, the University of California, Irvine has combined the strengths of a major research university with the bounty of an incomparable Southern California location. UCI’s unyielding commitment to rigorous academics, cutting-edge research, and leadership and character development makes the campus a driving force for innovation and discovery that serves our local, national and global communities in many ways....

About the Career Success Specialization

This series of courses will help you build, develop and hone the essential skills needed to improve your employability and advancement in today’s dynamic workforce. The courses in this Specialization may be taken in any order. Each course can also be taken independently. The Specialization concludes with a Capstone project that will give you the opportunity to integrate and apply the skills you have gained throughout the courses to your individual and organizational needs....
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Frequently Asked Questions

  • Once you enroll for a Certificate, you’ll have access to all videos, quizzes, and programming assignments (if applicable). Peer review assignments can only be submitted and reviewed once your session has begun. If you choose to explore the course without purchasing, you may not be able to access certain assignments.

  • When you enroll in the course, you get access to all of the courses in the Specialization, and you earn a certificate when you complete the work. Your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

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