We have to accept that in most situations there may not be enough time to do all that we would like and choices have to be made about what gets done and when. Helping participants to prioritise and schedule the use of their time is the key.
We usually need to balance the priorities of many different stakeholders, including ourselves, our family, our manager, employer or clients, our friends and colleagues. Those who succeed in prioritising effectively have a good awareness of these often conflicting demands on their time. They succeed in achieving a working balance and accept that not everyone's needs can be fully met all of the time.
- To provide participants with a number of different bases on which to prioritise the use of their time.