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10 Listening Skills for Sales Success | Coyne Sales and Marketing Blog

10 Listening Skills for Sales Success | Coyne Sales and Marketing Blog | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
10 Listening Skills Tips for Sales Success. Active listening is probably the most important tool for sales. Premium training content in blog from expert C..
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Why Employees Quit Without Professional Development Opportunities

Find out how professional development and employee retention are tied together.
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How to Build Critical Thinking Skills in Just 5 Steps

How to Build Critical Thinking Skills in Just 5 Steps | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
Critical thinking might be the solution to the problems of the information age. It's definitely a good habit to get into. Take these five basic steps to start thinking effectively.
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4. Skills and training needed to compete in today’s economy

4. Skills and training needed to compete in today’s economy | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
There is a widespread feeling among U.S. adults that the workplace is evolving and they will have to continually update their skills and training in order to
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Learning How to Learn: The Most Important Developer Skill

Learning How to Learn: The Most Important Developer Skill | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
Being an efficient learner is at least as important as being an efficient coder.
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Falling numbers in Australian tradies force employers to look overseas

Falling numbers in Australian tradies force employers to look overseas | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
Foreign tradies, electricians, plumbers and bricklayers will be welcomed to Australia thanks to a lack of skilled workers and a drop in apprentice training.
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Personal Development | SkillsYouNeed

Personal Development | SkillsYouNeed | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
It is never too late to learn new skills and develop yourself. Personal development can help you to set goals and reach your full potential.
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How to get the most out of Millennial workers? Teach them new skills

How to get the most out of Millennial workers? Teach them new skills | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
In this period of transition, how can we help individuals and organizations quickly adapt to a changing labour market and upskill to new ways of working?
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The importance of social skills and self-awareness to your career

The importance of social skills and self-awareness to your career | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
Dr Travis Bradberry looks at the role of social skills – and the types of workers without them.
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Expanding Education and Workforce Opportunities Through Digital Badges

Expanding Education and Workforce Opportunities Through Digital Badges | Workforce Development | Scoop.it

This report explores digital badges and how they can be used to improve student learning and outcomes, as well as expand vocational and interest-based skills for learners of all age.


Via Alberto Acereda, Ph.D.
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16 skills students need to learn today to thrive tomorrow

16 skills students need to learn today to thrive tomorrow | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
Will classes in curiosity, problem-solving and creative thinking soon be on the curriculum? Our latest report thinks it should.
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Will the digital skills gap hold back young entrepreneurs?

Will the digital skills gap hold back young entrepreneurs? | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
Many people like to bake or take photographs in their spare time, but according to new research, a growing number are considering turning their hobby into a full-time business.
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The Distribution of Users’ Computer Skills: Worse Than You Think

Across 33 rich countries, only 5% of the population has high computer-related abilities, and only a third of people can complete medium-complexity tasks.
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Why These 10 Soft Skills Could Catapult Your Career

Why These 10 Soft Skills Could Catapult Your Career | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
It's what employers CAN'T teach you that makes you more valuable.
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22 Tips to Use at Your Next Networking Event

22 Tips to Use at Your Next Networking Event | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
The point of business networking is to develop relationships that have potential, not collect business cards. These tips will make it easy.
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Bridging the skills gap: Workforce development is everyone’s business

Bridging the skills gap: Workforce development is everyone’s business | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
This whitepaper discusses the changing nature of work and reasons behind the skills gap, and provides recommendations for talent development professionals on steps they can take to identify and close skills gaps in their organizations.
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What are the 21st-century skills every student needs?

What are the 21st-century skills every student needs? | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
Will classes in curiosity, problem-solving and creative thinking soon be on the curriculum? Our latest report thinks it should.
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Top 5 skills that will be in high demand through 2020

Top 5 skills that will be in high demand through 2020 | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
Human resource professionals are charged with ensuring their company's talent meets the needs of the organization. The landscape of recruitment is changing, though. Automated processes, machine learning and digital technologies are causing a shift in the type of qualities employers are looking for in professionals today. As technology continues to advance and computers become more…
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Migrants need support to learn English | RIPPLE | Education | Latest news | CSU News

Migrants need support to learn English | RIPPLE | Education | Latest news | CSU News | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
English language skills assist multilingual speakers' participation in Australian society: research @CharlesSturtUni https://t.co/DxDmuP62nJ
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A Harvard Psychologist Says This Trait Matters Most: 10 Ways to Make a Great First Impression

A Harvard Psychologist Says This Trait Matters Most: 10 Ways to Make a Great First Impression | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
Amy Cuddy says people answer one question when they first meet you -- and that answer lays the foundation for a business relationship.
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The right workforce, today and tomorrow

The right workforce, today and tomorrow | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
Firms must synchronize their business, people strategies. Strategic workforce planning can help determine their needs, now and in the future.
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Nonacademic Skills Are Key To Success. But What Should We Call Them?

Nonacademic Skills Are Key To Success. But What Should We Call Them? | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
Half the picture of student success is something other than academic. So why can't someone come up with a better name for them?
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