Another important habit to develop to improve your detail orientation ability is planning and scheduling. First of all, setting aside time for completing each of your tasks gives you the time to fully focus on the activity at hand. This way, you have the time to pay attention to the details of the task, reducing the likelihood of errors. Moreover, you can also put important dates and deadlines on your calendar so that you don’t forget about them. This course covers the basics of planning and scheduling your time. The first video talks about the habits that allow you to generally be more organized during the day and the other two videos explore strategies for effectively scheduling your time. Learning objectives: – Learn seven habits to be more organized – Identify the habits that you should develop to improve your organizational skills – Learn one technique for scheduling your time on a weekly and daily basis – Learn how to use a calendar to schedule your time
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.