Presentation on theme: "Time Management. How do you spend your 168 hours a week?"— Presentation transcript:
How do you spend your 168 hours a week?
Being aware of where you spend your time Setting goals Prioritizing Self-discipline A pro-active attitude Effective Self-Management
The way you spend your days is the way you spend your life –Stephen Covey What are your time wasters? Being aware of where you spend your time
What do you want to accomplish this year, this month, this week? What are your goals in your classes? What are your study goals? Setting Goals
Put first things first and start there Know what assignments/tests are worth and give them the time they deserve Prioritizing
Developing and using your will to get things done Make commitments to others Use rewards Self-Discipline
Focus on what you can control and learn to let the rest go What choices are you making with your time? A Pro-Active Attitude
1.Make daily to-do lists 2.Make a plan for your time, establish a routine 3.Use a planner or calendar 4.Map out your semester on a single document 5.Set goals for your study time 6.Use self-bribery 7.Break down large projects and assignments Tips for Managing your Time
1.Set a stopping time 2.Use your down time wisely 3.Learn to say NO 4.Know your energy cycle 5.Delegate 6.Give up perfection 7.Multi-task Tips Continued
HoursMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday 5-6 am 6-7 am Sleep 7-8 amBreakfast 8-9amPSY 101BreakfastPSY 101BreakfastPSY amWorkWRT 150WorkWRT 150Work 10-11am 11am-12pmLunchStudyLunchStudyLunch 12-1pmMTH 110LunchMTH 110LunchStudy 1-2pm Study 2-3pmStudy 3-4pmWorkout 4-5pmWork StudyWorkStudy 5-6pm FA MeetingDinner Study 6-7pmDinnerStudy TableCJ 101Dinner 7-8pmStudyStudy Table Study 8-9pm 9-10pm Club Meeting TV Night 10-11pm 11pm-12am 12-1am Sleep Time Management Weekly Schedule
Courses PSY 101 MTH 110 WRT 150 CJ 101 Hw problems 1-10 due Wed. Read pg Week 1 Read pgs for Mon. Blackboard post due Tues by midnight Quiz on Wednesday Hw problems15-30 due Mon. Quiz on Wednesday Read short story for Thurs. Blackboard post due Sun by midnight Week 2 Week 3 test Friday Paper rough draft due Thurs. Week 4 1 st paper due on Thurs.