Learn to effectively handle interruptions so you can refocus quicker and be more productive.
Interruptions at work happen. Handling a wide variety of administrative tasks you often have limited time to complete your work due to frequent interruptions. These interruptions can break your train of thought and slow your work pace. Anticipating the pressure and finding ways to redirect it in more meaningful directions so you can maintain control of your work is important. How you deal with interruptions and what your strategies for handling them matters. It’s critical to stay focused, not just for your own priorities, but for those of the company as well. You will learn some strategies and some simple techniques to manage interruptions, create a win - win situation for both you and your boss, and learn how to bounce back and refocus in order to be more productive.
What Are Interruptions in Your Work Day?
• Identify Time Bandits
Your Attitude About Interruptions
• Identify Your Own Attitude About Being Interrupted
How to Plan for It
How to Make It a Win - Win
• How to Manage Your Relationships
• How to Work Effectively With a Micro Manager
• How to Manage Work Requests With Multiple Bosses
• Learn How to Say No
• How to Set Expectations
Urgent vs. Important
• How to Prioritize
How to Refocus After Being Interrupted
• Use Technology to Become More Organized and More Productive
Audrey Halpern, ARH Employee Training
IAAP ,Additional credit may be available upon request.