This program is available for on-site group training only. To submit a request please click on 'Bring this class in house' above.
Do you feel pushed by a massive amount of information landing on your desk? Are you getting more email than a person can seemingly handle?
Conquering Information Overload delivers the best of faster reading strategies, efficient email management and combines them with effective time and stress management philosophies. You learn practical strategies for managing your paper load and reading time while staying current. The tips and strategies are easy-to-implement for finding usable information quickly without wasting valuable time. You also gain knowledge about effective tools for reading, managing, and responding to email. Participants are asked to bring several samples of their own reading material, three samples of recently sent emails and three samples of recently received emails for use in the workshop.
Who Designed For
This program is designed for all busy people who feel challenged to keep up with their reading and email workload. Since most people have not had any reading training since elementary school and since most email users have inherited their communication system without any formal training, this program provides valuable information which can be immediately applied.
As a result of this program, participants will be able to:
read faster both on-paper and on-screen.
manage their reading workload better.
write email more effectively.
manage email time more efficiently.
gain confidence and implement strategies for conquering the information age.
This program can be designed in a 60 minute conference style-session to a full day training class. The topics included in the full-day version are listed as follows:
Causes and Effects of Information Overload
Speed Reading Techniques For Paper and Screen
Making Your Reading Pile More Quality
How to Get Information Quickly Without Wasting Valuable Time
10 Ingredients of Effective Email
The Magic of Subject Lines
Preparing And Writing Effective Email
Strategies For Managing Email Time
Email Software Tips
Suggestions for Dealing with Information Overload