Seven Principles of
Professional Satisfaction & Success
Thomas R. Lovett, change adviser
“Study to show yourself approved…”
2 Timothy 2:15
“Do you see a man (or woman) skilled in his work?
He will serve before kings;
He will not serve before obscure men.”
Getting Things Done
Seven Principles of Professional Satisfaction & Success
Under a heavy load?
For years you’ve had too much to do?
Lighten your load for heaven’s sake!
Get on top of your work.
A manager cannot afford to do all the important work himself.
Stop trying. Start delegating.
This two-day course covers uncommonly applied common sense described in clear words, distilling some of Tom’s key methods that have been successfully applied in hundreds of professional firms, companies and public offices all around Australia.
The course content has been selected from the author’s methods designed to reduce workloads and motivate staff, edited and updated from Tom’s writings and broadcasts on radio, his many conference papers and journal articles and his series of sixty syndicated articles published in Sydney and in two regional weeklies in Queensland and New South Wales.
How do you go about getting things done?
Two personal aspects about yourself must first be examined:
- What are my strengths?
- How do I perform?
Guidance is given on these aspects.
|1. Be Selective
Twelve Rules for Delegation
|2. Be Decisive
Make Complete Decisions
|3. Be Generous|
|4. Be Brisk
|Awareness of Time|
Manage Yourself in Relation to Time
|5. Schedule the Work|
|6. Use Effective Planning Methods|
|7. A Remedial Planning Program|
|Summary & Recommended Reading|
|Appendix A: About Turn on Time|
|Appendix B: How Do You Perform?|
|Appendix C. Information Mapping
Appendix D. Course Motivates Managers
Appendix E. What is a Futurist?