Managing your tasks, your time, your team – for group leaders in science

How to Get Your Own and Your Team’s Work Done by Great Leadership

For up to 12 group leaders in science, in English or German

2 days – online

Trainer: Dr. Matthias Mayer

Your Benefit

In this seminar you will be introduced to the three important areas of work organization:

  1. 1
    How to organize your own work to be effective and efficient as a leader and to serve as a role model.
  2. 2
    Process Optimization
    How to optimize processes and structures in your area of responsibility, in order to save resources, time and nerves.
  3. 3
    How to invite your team to work in a self-dependent, motivated, and successful manner on accomplishing the defined goals.

We will look at case studies and discuss your individual scenarios and questions. You will reflect your own behavior and receive concrete, actionable suggestions. You will see how positively this will influence the work organization and motivation within your team!


  • You are aware of the most valuable strategies in the three areas
  • You reflect on your own situation
  • You leave this seminar with directly applicable, valuable inspirations for change


1) Lead and organize yourself

  • Be a role model
  • Set clear goals and priorities
  • Use your time responsibly
  • Concentrate on the essentials
  • Master your inner state, lead with Charisma

2) Establish optimized structures and processes

  • Improve core processes
  • Define standards
  • Visualize information
  • Clarify tasks and responsibilities
  • Establish a supporting order

3) Lead your team well

  • Motivate your team – is this possible?
  • Delegate successfully
  • Give and invite for feedback
  • Lead by goals, praise & criticism


Single-, partner-, and group-work, cases from participants, trainer input, small exercises, self-reflexion, exchange with other participants, discussion in plenum. Very interactive online seminar, use of breakout sessions, as participant you are actively involved.