By setting effective goals, which are usually simple, clear, and time-based, you are essentially setting yourself up for success. Goals that have these qualities are more likely to be achieved. Simple goals are those that improve the most important areas of your life rather than every single detail, which allows you to stay focused on your key priorities. Clear, time-based goals define exactly what you want to achieve and the deadline for achieving them. This course, second in a series of courses on intermediate-level time management, will teach you effective goal-setting. Specifically, you will learn why it is important to visualize your goals, techniques for simplifying them, and how to use Todoist to manage them. Learning objectives: – Learn about one common mistake that people make when they are creating goals – Learn how to prevent this mistake and create goals that you are likely to achieve – Learn the benefit of visualizing your goals – Understand the importance of simplifying your goals – Learn how to simplify your goals – Learn how to handle having too many goals – Learn one system that you can use to manage your goals on apps like Evernote and Todoist
Most frequent questions and answers
Co-operative education is a three-way partnership between the university, students and employers. Students apply their classroom knowledge in a series of four-month work experiences. You, the employer, enhance a student’s education, while reaping the unique benefits of CO-OP employees.
- Year-round access to well-motivated, qualified employees.
- Access to potential full-time staff in a controlled environment, reducing your costs and risks.
- Access to a cost-effective source of temporary employees for peak periods or special projects.
- A say in what students learn by working with the university.
- Promotion of your organization as one that believes in developing the potential of young people.
- Access to a great pool of French-speaking, English-speaking and bilingual students.
Most work terms run at least 15 weeks, or four months. They can be no shorter than 13 weeks. Some master’s students, as well as some science and engineering students, are available for 8 or 12 months’ work terms.
All jobs are reviewed by a CO-OP Program Coordinator, and only those providing students with work experience related to their professional development are approved. Administrative activities involved in a job should be less than 10% of the entire workload.
When you first contact SSC, you are assigned one of our Program Coordinators, depending on your discipline of interest. This person is your main contact in our office. As you move through the recruitment process, you also work with a representative from CO-OP Administrative Services, who assists with job posting and interview scheduling.