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This Year At The 'Davos of Education.' Plus, The 16 Most Critical 21st Century Skills

This Year At The 'Davos of Education.' Plus, The 16 Most Critical 21st Century Skills | Employability Skills for Career Readiness | Scoop.it
Each year, the Global Education and Skills Forum is held in Dubai. Sometimes called “The Davos of Education,” the event brings together educators, politicians, activists and thought leaders for a few days of focused conversation about the state of global education. The 2015 “New Vision For Education—Unlocking The Potential of Technology” [...]
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How to Increase Productivity - Best Productivity Apps and Tools

How to Increase Productivity - Best Productivity Apps and Tools | Employability Skills for Career Readiness | Scoop.it
Learn how you might be able to move towards your goals more efficiently by becoming more productive at Work, Home and while Studying.
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Great tools http://www.opencolleges.edu.au/careers/productivity/how-to-study-effectively-best-study-apps#.VFVeGPnF98E

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5 Ways To Make Workplace Flexibility The New Way Of Working

5 Ways To Make Workplace Flexibility The New Way Of Working | Employability Skills for Career Readiness | Scoop.it
The market intelligence firm IDC estimates that the worldwide mobile worker population will increase from just over 1 billion in 2010 to more than 1.3 billion by 2015. But even as study after study confirms that employees from all four generations of today’s workers are working remotely and increasingly want (and [...]
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4 Social Media Personal Branding Mistakes You Must Avoid

A personal branding coach and digital marketing expert shares four common pitfalls entrepreneurs face
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5 Tools to Develop Critical Thinking Skills Before College - US News

5 Tools to Develop Critical Thinking Skills Before College - US News | Employability Skills for Career Readiness | Scoop.it
Board games and logic puzzles are two ways high school students can boost their analytical skills.
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The Return of Soft Skills - They're More Important Than Ever! - Horizon Career Solutions

The Return of Soft Skills - They're More Important Than Ever! - Horizon Career Solutions | Employability Skills for Career Readiness | Scoop.it
For a while, abilities/characteristics like communications, creative thinking, and flexibility were viewed as expectations more than skills. In my humble opinion, they are both.
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How to Answer What Is Your Work Ethic

How to Answer What Is Your Work Ethic | Employability Skills for Career Readiness | Scoop.it
Work ethics pertain to a person's attitudes, feelings and beliefs about work. The state of a person's work ethic determines how that person relates to occupational responsibilities such as goal-setting, accountability, task completion,...
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11 ways to help your job search in 5 minutes

11 ways to help your job search in 5 minutes | Employability Skills for Career Readiness | Scoop.it
11 ways to help your job search in 5 minutes - Get Career Advice from the experts at CareerBuilder.com
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Second highest work rate but lowest pay for media studies graduates - ONS

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Although the report is from the UK, it reflects a global trend

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How to increase your employability skills? - BusyBee4U

How to increase your employability skills? - BusyBee4U | Employability Skills for Career Readiness | Scoop.it
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The 8 Digital Skills Students Need for The Future ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

The 8 Digital Skills Students Need for The Future ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Employability Skills for Career Readiness | Scoop.it

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These most needed skills are here right now. In competitive business environments, finding information quickly is a necessity. Judging the quality of information is crucial to decisionmaking.

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ICT skills ranking

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Väga olulised tulevikuoskused, et olla edukas. 

1.oskus hinnata informatsiooni sisu, oluline, sest info maht on tohutu

2.effektiivne kirjutamine, märksõnadega kirjutamine

3. infoallikate kasutamine ja korrektne käitumine allikatega

4. oskus leida infot kiiresti

5. esitlusoskus ja tehniliste vahendite kasutamise oskus

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Soft Skills at Work: Appearance Matters

Soft Skills at Work: Appearance Matters | Employability Skills for Career Readiness | Scoop.it
‘Although folks with lots of piercings, tattoos or crazy hair colors may do a stellar job for us, we interact with customers regularly, and our customers have to be comfortable with our staff.”
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10 Soft Skills Every Young Professional Must Master | The Savvy Intern by YouTern

10 Soft Skills Every Young Professional Must Master | The Savvy Intern by YouTern | Employability Skills for Career Readiness | Scoop.it
According to NACE, soft skills – those mostly intangible skills that reflect your personality and work ethic – are one of the most important factors...

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Best Behavior, Best Practices: The Etiquette Of Successful Onboarding - TalentCulture

Best Behavior, Best Practices: The Etiquette Of Successful Onboarding - TalentCulture | Employability Skills for Career Readiness | Scoop.it
A successful onboarding process observes rules of etiquette that blend good behavior with good presentation, writes the TalentCulture CEO.
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Standard 12: Organizations, systems & Climates  http://www.talentculture.com/workplace-culture-and-innovation/best-behavior-best-practices-the-etiquette-of-successful-onboarding/

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First Impressions and Personal Branding in the Workplace | Waggener Edstrom

As an intern, you focus a decent amount of your time and energy towards personal branding. You’re new, eager to prove yourself and looking for acceptance. You w
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Colleges Should Use Hackathons To Promote Workplace Readiness - Skilledup.com

Colleges Should Use Hackathons To Promote Workplace Readiness - Skilledup.com | Employability Skills for Career Readiness | Scoop.it
More than pizza-fueled programmer meet-ups, hackathons promote workplace readiness and professional development soft skills. Colleges should imitate them.
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6 Soft Skills Every Professional Needs - Business 2 Community

6 Soft Skills Every Professional Needs - Business 2 Community | Employability Skills for Career Readiness | Scoop.it
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@cte_escr Skills you need

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Soft Skills--Communication

Soft Skills--Communication.
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Do you "text" speak?

 

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MintLife Blog | Personal Finance News & Advice | 10 Characteristics of Debt-Free People

MintLife Blog | Personal Finance News & Advice | 10 Characteristics of Debt-Free People | Employability Skills for Career Readiness | Scoop.it
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Soft Skills at Work: Pay attention and be engaged

Soft Skills at Work: Pay attention and be engaged | Employability Skills for Career Readiness | Scoop.it
During the work day I answer my phone by saying, “Marcia Hall.”
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The 10 Most Important Legal Technology Developments of 2013 - Robert Ambrogi's LawSites

The 10 Most Important Legal Technology Developments of 2013 - Robert Ambrogi's LawSites | Employability Skills for Career Readiness | Scoop.it
Here are my picks for the 10 most important legal technology developments of 2013. What am I missing? What would be on your list? The numbers are not meant
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The Real Reason New College Grads Can’t Get Hired | TIME.com

The Real Reason New College Grads Can’t Get Hired | TIME.com | Employability Skills for Career Readiness | Scoop.it
It’s because college kids today can’t do math, one line of reasoning goes. Or they don’t know science. Or they’re clueless about technology, aside from their myriad social-media profiles.
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College Graduates Suffer From a Lack of "Soft Skills" - DailyFinance

Despite being extremely well-educated, the youngest group of U.S. workers faces uncomfortably high unemployment and record levels of
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