23. February 2012 17:05
Service providers need an efficient interaction with clients to get work done and minimize stress. But both service providers and their clients have many competing priorities that make productive interactions hard to sustain.
One of the greatest challenges is getting on and staying on the same sheet of music. Any lack of clarity about what needs to be done and who is going to do it, wastes time and effort and builds stress.
TASKey has developed a simple way to create an agreed action plan and to politely follow-up so tasks get done with a minimum of fuss. A simple Plan-on-a... [More]
15. February 2012 12:49
Planning can be one of the most difficult workplace tasks, but it doesn’t have to be. TASKey has developed a simple Plan-on-a-Page template that makes planning easy.
The Plan-on-a-Page template has been used by tens of thousands of people in over 175 countries. The feedback has been that even people with no management training can create a workable plan in around 10 minutes.
Most people already have some form of a plan in their head. The Plan-on-a-Page makes it easy to put this plan into a form that is easy for other people to understand and implement.
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15. February 2012 12:33
Developing plans that are easy for all team members to understand and implement is not easy. However without a workable plan, a lot of time and effort is wasted trying to achieve a task goal.
The core of team planning is to develop and complete a list of all the items/To Do’s that will achieve the task goal. The list is usually developed in a team meeting and hopefully each team member then manages and does what they need to do.
Communications and more meetings are used to keep the master list up-to-date and to ensure that team members have completed their To Do’s.&nb... [More]