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Getting Stuff Done - Personal Development Boot Camp

Cutting Wood

Why are there so many different organisational systems and time management methods out there? The answer is simple: it’s like any other personal challenge, like weight loss or money management. There is no simple, one size fits all answer. You must build a solution that works for you.
Over this content, we will explore various time management and organisational tools and techniques so that you can build a customised productivity plan for your personal and professional lives. At the end of the content, you will emerge with a plan that works for you, so that you can start regaining control of your life!


Identify what personal efficiency is, what skill sets can improve your personal productivity, and what attitudes we should cultivate
Explain why multi-tasking is a myth
Describe what role long-term goals play in short-term efficiency
Share a personal vision and develop dreams and goals from it
Apply the 80/20 rule and learn how it should affect planning
Identify the characteristics of a good organisational system
Develop a plan for an efficient workspace, including a customised information centre and a filing system
Apply a system that will allow you to process any type of information that crosses your desk, including e-mail, electronic files, paper files, voice mail, text messages, and drop-in visitors
Use the Eisenhower principle to prioritise work
Say no
Use routines to simplify your life
Understand why you procrastinate and develop methods for tackling tasks
Apply ideas and tools to make your household more productive and efficient