Reflect on your current competent regarding this skill. How did you assess your competence? (use your self-assessment findings, feedback from peers and your tutor, plus your own reflections on your thoughts, feelings and behaviours to answer this question) The Open Self: I personally think that my capability of time management is my weak point. I failed in completing the job within the deadline and thus fail to maintain the time schedule. The Private Self: I think that my skill of time management is very much poor as I tend to break down to do the certain job that is having the deadline. It adds extra stress to me. The Unseen Self: I required working hard for this specific skill as this is the significant ladder for the achievement of success in future. 6
The Undiscovered self: I feel that my analysis skill is weak as my time management is very much poor. Therefore, analytical skill can be improved with the improvement in time management. Can you identify any contradictions from your analysis above? For example, is there a match between how you see yourself and how others see you, or not? Many people have the idea that my skill of time management is not good as I miss the deadline for the jobs quite often. No contradiction is been observed for this specific factor. How might this skill help me in the future? (use references to support your argument) The core skill of Time management is significant. It can play a great role in my success in future. It will help me to sustain in the organisational culture where the job given needed to be submitted within the given time period. Time management will also help me in the examination as answering all the questions within the specific span is essential. Performa 3: What is the core skill to develop? The core skill that I have been noticed to developed in myself is a team working. As I have noticed that for me, it is sometimes difficult to work with my colleagues in a team. The reason is I did not feel comfortable to share my task with anyone or to get help in my any task. However, it is a positive factor that I should not be dependable but the team working is the best way to complete a task in given time with fewer complexities. Why is this core skill important? Why did I select this skill to reflect on? I have selected to work over the chosen core skill, teamwork, an I believed that rather than investing my entire time on single task if I take helps from my colleagues that it will help me to understand my job in the better way. From the research paper of Armstrong et al. (2014), I 7
have noticed that in the case of emergency or at the time of an immediate task, the working in a team is the best way to complete the task. I have learnt from this research paper, that while working on a team I can easily complete my task as I can get better ideas also different ideas regarding my task from my colleagues or team members to complete it in the better way.
- Spring '16
- Management, ........., Better, Undiscovered Self