Managing Your Calendar for Peak Productivity
By: Dave Crenshaw
Level: Appropriate for all
Duration: 1h 7m
Released: July 23, 2017
You can manage your time more effectively by learning how to leverage the features of your calendar. In this course, best-selling author and time management expert Dave Crenshaw walks you through how to make your calendar work for you. Using both Microsoft Outlook and Google Calendar as examples, Dave covers universal and essential calendar optimization skills that work for any calendaring tool.He demonstrates how to use quick task features to serve as your actionable to-do list. He shows how to schedule extended projects to ensure nothing else gets in the way of the work getting done. He shares best practices for booking appointments and blocking out downtime. Dave also provides tips for creating strong time management patterns you can follow to coordinate multiple schedules and keep your days running smoothly.
- Setting up your calendar
- Adding quick tasks to your calendar
- Scheduling an extended project
- Building in extra time between appointments
- Using a mobile calendar
- Coordinating schedules
- Schedule recurring meetings
- Handling scheduling conflicts
- Creating daily, weekly, and monthly patterns
- 1. Calendaring your Own Time
- 2. Calendaring with Others
- 3. The Power of Patterns
Dave Crenshaw is an author and leadership coach who has been featured in Time, Fast Company, and USA Today.
Dave Crenshaw is the master of building productive leaders. He has appeared in Time magazine, USA Today, Fast Company, and the BBC News. His courses on LinkedIn Learning have received millions of views. He has written four books and counting, including The Myth of Multitasking: How “Doing It All” Gets Nothing Done, which was published in six languages and is a time management bestseller. As an author, speaker, and online instructor, Dave has transformed hundreds of thousands of business leaders worldwide. Find out more at DaveCrenshaw.com.