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Students, know why soft skills are important

For students soft skills are important for success (Students, know why soft skills are important http://t.co/II0MVz7AMt)
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15 business etiquette rules every professional needs to know - Financial Post

15 business etiquette rules every professional needs to know - Financial Post | Life Skills | Scoop.it
15 business etiquette rules every professional needs to know Financial Post In her new book “The Essentials Of Business Etiquette,” Barbara Pachter writes about the specific skills professionals need to understand when presenting themselves in a...
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Fascinating List of “Workplace Skills Worldwide” Points Squarely at Soft Skills - IT Career JumpStart

Fascinating List of “Workplace Skills Worldwide” Points Squarely at Soft Skills - IT Career JumpStart | Life Skills | Scoop.it
The Microsoft Partners in Learning site (www.pil-network.com) offers some interesting blogs and materials from time to time. This morning, I stumbled across a posting entitled "Workplace Skills Worldwide" in their Workforce Skills Development blog.
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Do parents know soft skills are critical in C21st?

Do parents know soft skills are critical in C21st? | Life Skills | Scoop.it
Soft skills are crucial to C21st work and wellbeing. But do parents know that their children's education doesn't include them? (Do parents know about soft skills?
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Wealthy Chinese fork out for high-class etiquette

Wealthy Chinese fork out for high-class etiquette | Life Skills | Scoop.it
BEIJING — How to properly peel an orange, hold an oyster fork, and pronounce luxury brand names -- wealthy Chinese are paying handsome sums to learn such skills as they seek to match their high-end lifestyles with high-class etiquette.
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The benefits of soft skills

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MBA students blog about their experiences for the Financial Times (RT @ftbuseducation: MBA blog: The benefits of soft skills http://t.co/NttNO2MTv7)...
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The Soft-Skills Revolution « The Talent Code

The Soft-Skills Revolution « The Talent Code | Life Skills | Scoop.it
Consider this your official heads-up, because that kind of disruption is about to happen in business, sales, teaching, and other domains built on soft skills. And it might be because of this little device.
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LifeSkills: experience of a lifetime is big news for teenagers | The ...

The LifeSkills work experience programme gives two teenagers a taste of life in the media fast lane in a television break.
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Life Skills For: Children, Teenagers and Young People

Life Skills For:  Children, Teenagers and Young People | Life Skills | Scoop.it
Parents need help teaching their children, teenagers and young people life skills. Life skills are necessary in order to lead productive lives. Learn foundational skills for a quality life.
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Emotional Intelligence Training Videos, Why are Soft Skills so ...

Emotional Intelligence Training Videos, Why are Soft Skills so ... | Life Skills | Scoop.it
Soft skills are undoubtedly imperative for business success. But what are soft skills exactly? Soft skills (also known as emotional intelligence).
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Social graces the way to success - Independent Online

Social graces the way to success - Independent Online | Life Skills | Scoop.it
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“South Africa is part of the global village and success in business requires a good handle on social and corporate etiquette, at home or when travelling.
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Lifelong Learning

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Jim Keller, founder of 1Collision Network, says no matter where you are in your career, there are always
business-enhancing lessons to learn.
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Prepare for working life - BDlive

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Companies often complain about graduates not having the necessary soft skills, such as time management, office etiquette and the communication skills needed to negotiate, do presentations and resolve conflict.
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Firms seek grads who can think fast, work in teams

Firms seek grads who can think fast, work in teams | Life Skills | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON: They can get good grades, earn a diploma and breeze through that campus rite of spring, the job interview. But college graduates still might not land a decent job. The world's top... (Top employers are now pickier than ever.
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Tech companies want to hire IT grads, but many lack social skills - Cincinnati Business Courier (blog)

Tech companies want to hire IT grads, but many lack social skills - Cincinnati Business Courier (blog) | Life Skills | Scoop.it
Tech companies want to hire IT grads, but many lack social skills Cincinnati Business Courier (blog) A new survey by a tech recruitment firm shows that recent IT grads are in demand but companies are disappointed by their social skills — or lack...
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LurnQ - making lifelong learning clutter free, fun and a social experience - Life Beyond Numbers

LurnQ - making lifelong learning clutter free, fun and a social experience - Life Beyond Numbers | Life Skills | Scoop.it
LurnQ offers a platform for learning and teaching that is free for everyone. It caters to a diverse online audience and is relevant to everyone in general. The key segment that we address now is of life long learners.
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15 Life Skills Essential for my Children

15 Life Skills Essential for my Children | Life Skills | Scoop.it
As homeschoolers, we often like to think that our children are better prepared to handle life situations than many of their public school counterparts. After all, they do see us “living life” day a...
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'Soft Skills' Are Critical for Professionals | WYMAN

'Soft Skills' Are Critical for Professionals | WYMAN | Life Skills | Scoop.it
A recent report published by The Seattle Jobs Initiative (SJI) highlights the importance of “soft skills” in the workplace. Based on information from employers and postsecondary administrators, the report found that soft skills ...
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3 Entrepreneurial Skills You Won't Learn In Business School

3 Entrepreneurial Skills You Won't Learn In Business School | Life Skills | Scoop.it
Business school will teach you a lot, but it won't teach you these three things that are critical to founding and running a company. (RT @LaVarYoung: Business Etiquette: Who Should Pick Up the Check?
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Jacob M Engel's curator insight, September 7, 2014 9:24 AM

These skills and many other so called soft skills aka emotional intelligence is not taught in B schools.