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Self-management / Personal / Leadership skills


                                                                                       Reflect on these factors

  • evaluating strengths and weaknesses
  • readiness to accept responsibility including for mistakes/wrong decisions
  • flexibility/resilience
  • self-starting / entrepreneurial / taking the initiative / networking
  • assertiveness
  • time management
  • learning from and giving constructive criticism / feedback / reflective learning
  • setting objectives / goals for self and others
  • perseverance
  • being in positions of trust
  • delegating tasks
  • motivating others
  • resolving conflict
  • prioritising own workload
  • managing projects
  • being methodical
  • arranging data / information logically


Improving your Self-Management and Leadership skills

  • Apply for supervisor roles in part-time jobs
  • Stand for election as committee member in a club or society
  • Can't find a suitable club or society? Start your own!
  • Lead a team in an entrepreneurial activity!
  • Organise an overseas trip for you and some friends
  • Stand for course representative

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