Planning and scheduling your time is another habit that will help you develop your ability to be detail-oriented. Scheduling allows you to allocate enough time for each of your tasks so that you can give them your undivided attention. Moreover, creating a list of tasks and dividing them into sub-tasks can help you ensure that you don’t miss the details of your work. This is the third in our series of intermediate-level courses on improving attention to detail. It will teach you more advanced techniques for planning your day, such as time-boxing. You will also learn about task and project management apps. Learning objectives: – Learn how to effectively plan your day – Learn the timeboxing method for scheduling your day – Learn about four task management apps to create and manage to-do lists
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.