Focus on progress tasks

Overview

Last Published  01 August 2012

The focus of this tool is to encourage managers to look beyond the pressure of the 'urgent' tasks and search for the things that will make a difference. 'If you always do what you've always done, you'll always get what you've always had!' This tool introduces new managers to the difference between 'progress' tasks and 'maintenance' tasks, and the impact it can have on their lives, both at work and at home.

Tool aim
  • To show managers the difference between 'progress' tasks and 'maintenance' tasks.