Time management

Are you at the mercy of circumstances or do you take charge? In this training course, you’ll become aware of how you manage your time and why you manage it as you do. You’ll learn time management skills that will allow you to achieve your goals. You will come away feeling more satisfied about how you arrange your work.

Target group

All Academy staff who want to learn to work more efficiently and effectively, who are easily distracted from their work, and who find it difficult to plan.


This training course covers the following topics:

  • What works for you?
  • Setting goals
  • Planning activities that lead to your goals
  • Self-management
  • Executing planned activities
  • Time management disruptors
  • Backward planning
  • Self-management according to Steven Covey. 

The preparatory assignment will take an hour to complete. 

Practical information

  • Duration: Three sessions, from 2.00 p.m. – 5.00 p.m.
  • Dates: 24 april, 8 mei en 31 mei 2018
  • Language: Dutch
  • Location: Leiden
  • Group size: Maximum of 8 people


The Local Consultations Committee (employer and union representatives) considers it well worthwhile to spend part of the employee benefits budget on sustainable career development. Training, courses and coaching meant to support sustainable career development are therefore funded from this budget.