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"Soft skills" - personal qualities, habits, attitudes and social graces that make someone a good employee and compatible to work with.
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Closing the skills gap: Creating workforce-development programs that work for everyone | McKinsey & Company

Closing the skills gap: Creating workforce-development programs that work for everyone | McKinsey & Company | Soft Skills Tips | Scoop.it
The ‘‘skills gap’’ in the United States is serious. Here is how to do better.

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4 Soft Skills You Need To Work On, And Why

4 Soft Skills You Need To Work On, And Why | Soft Skills Tips | Scoop.it
Here are four soft skills you need to make people feel at ease and help them trust you at work.

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What Are The Education Soft Skills That Can Change Everything?

What Are The Education Soft Skills That Can Change Everything? | Soft Skills Tips | Scoop.it
The education soft skills that are the most useful, effective, and versatile for everyone in education—from student to admin—are here for you to consider.

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Sue Alexander's curator insight, August 27, 2016 10:44 AM
schooling the teachers
Jillynne Raymond's curator insight, August 29, 2016 2:51 PM
As we prepare students for jobs that do not even exist yet, isn't this what we are ultimately "teaching" - to never stop learning? 
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4 Soft Skills You Need To Work On, And Why

4 Soft Skills You Need To Work On, And Why | Soft Skills Tips | Scoop.it
Here are four soft skills you need to make people feel at ease and help them trust you at work.

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Seven soft skills needed by future innovators

Seven soft skills needed by future innovators | Soft Skills Tips | Scoop.it

"Raising children to achieve success in an increasingly complex world means getting out of their way ..."


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What Are The Education Soft Skills That Can Change Everything?

What Are The Education Soft Skills That Can Change Everything? | Soft Skills Tips | Scoop.it
The education soft skills that are the most useful, effective, and versatile for everyone in education—from student to admin—are here for you to consider.

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How to Use Your Soft Skills to Make a Hard Difference

How to Use Your Soft Skills to Make a Hard Difference | Soft Skills Tips | Scoop.it
Soft skills are desired traits from team members and employees, yet they are also cited in becoming a scarce skill set.
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Skills that Great Employees Have

Skills that Great Employees Have | Soft Skills Tips | Scoop.it

Your academic or hard skills may be perfect on paper but if you don’t possess the below soft skills, there is a big chance that you won’t get hired by your dream company.

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Why Soft Skills Matter - Career Development From MindTools.com

Why Soft Skills Matter - Career Development From MindTools.com | Soft Skills Tips | Scoop.it
How much does your organization promote the development of people-skills? Find out why these skills are increasingly gaining the spotlight compared with hard, technical skills; and learn more about fostering them in your workplace.
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Soft skills – how to assess them | Page Personnel

Soft skills – how to assess them | Page Personnel | Soft Skills Tips | Scoop.it
Michael Page gives employers advice on how to evaluate a candidate’s soft skills before and during an interview. Find out more.
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Soft skills now an essential focus of IT recruitment

Soft skills now an essential focus of IT recruitment | Soft Skills Tips | Scoop.it
Soft skills are becoming an essential focus of IT recruitment, with customer service and communication skills now weighted quite heavily for low level infrastructure support roles, according to the latest Hays Quarterly Report.
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Sales Tips: Focusing on Soft Skills for Sales Breakthroughs

Sales Tips: Focusing on Soft Skills for Sales Breakthroughs | Soft Skills Tips | Scoop.it
As a sales professional, there are two types of skills that can help you succeed. The first are “hard skills,” which are directly related to sales: finding new opportunities, qualifying prospects, presenting, etc.
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9 skills and attributes you need to succeed in any field

9 skills and attributes you need to succeed in any field | Soft Skills Tips | Scoop.it
Most successful people have common traits which helped them get to the top. These are the ones you can, and should, learn.

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5 Soft Skills You Need to Master for Workplace Success

5 Soft Skills You Need to Master for Workplace Success | Soft Skills Tips | Scoop.it
These intangible qualities are essential to get ahead in the workplace.
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Janet Howcroft's curator insight, July 16, 2016 11:19 AM
When it comes to to succeeding in the workplace, a degree isn't necessarily enough. Nor is years of experience on the job.
Janet Howcroft's curator insight, July 17, 2016 1:23 PM
When it comes to to succeeding in the workplace, a degree isn't necessarily enough. Nor is years of experience on the job.
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Changing Education: Why We Need More Focus On ‘Soft’ Skills

Changing Education: Why We Need More Focus On ‘Soft’ Skills | Soft Skills Tips | Scoop.it
Colleges should do a better job of teaching such skills as creativity, communication and collaboration in every field.

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Sandrine Pac-Kenny's curator insight, October 28, 2016 3:07 PM
Interesting in current Irish context
Ginger Jewell's curator insight, October 29, 2016 9:24 AM
This is not new but well worth repeating.
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Employers Find ‘Soft Skills’ Like Critical Thinking in Short Supply

Employers Find ‘Soft Skills’ Like Critical  Thinking in Short Supply | Soft Skills Tips | Scoop.it
Companies across the U.S. say it is becoming increasingly tough to find job applicants who have the ‘soft skills’ to communicate clearly, take initiative, problem-solve and get along with co-workers.

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What Are The Education Soft Skills That Can Change Everything?

What Are The Education Soft Skills That Can Change Everything? | Soft Skills Tips | Scoop.it
The education soft skills that are the most useful, effective, and versatile for everyone in education—from student to admin—are here for you to consider.

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Sue Alexander's curator insight, August 27, 2016 10:44 AM
schooling the teachers
Jillynne Raymond's curator insight, August 29, 2016 2:51 PM
As we prepare students for jobs that do not even exist yet, isn't this what we are ultimately "teaching" - to never stop learning? 
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6 Soft Skills That Guarantee Your Success

6 Soft Skills That Guarantee Your Success | Soft Skills Tips | Scoop.it
Three things have helped me succeed as a first-time entrepreneur. The first is luck and the second is my co-founder, Dan. The third? Soft skills. In this post, I’ll outline six soft skills that will help you succeed as an entrepreneur, why they matter and where you can learn more about each skill.

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Personal Brands: Soft Skills Make a Hard Difference | Personal Branding Blog - Stand Out In Your Career

Personal Brands: Soft Skills Make a Hard Difference | Personal Branding Blog - Stand Out In Your Career | Soft Skills Tips | Scoop.it

In order to achieve full balance, there must be equal parts yin as there is yang. In business, these two opposing yet equal forces are known as soft and hard skills.

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The 5 new rules of resume writing | New York Post

The 5 new rules of resume writing | New York Post | Soft Skills Tips | Scoop.it
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KerZBGv5oKs As an out-of-town job seeker based in Chicago, Stephanie Florence knew in 2011 that in order to land a job in New York City — nearly 900 miles away...
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Why You Should Hire for Attitude, Not Skill

Why You Should Hire for Attitude, Not Skill | Soft Skills Tips | Scoop.it
Focusing on a candidate's softer qualities is better for your company in the long term.
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The Non-Boring Way To Show Off Your Soft Skills In Your Job Search

The Non-Boring Way To Show Off Your Soft Skills In Your Job Search | Soft Skills Tips | Scoop.it
Don't just say you're a "hard worker" or "fast learner." Show it.
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Survey: Schools Should Push 'Soft Skills' Needed for Workforce

Survey: Schools Should Push 'Soft Skills' Needed for Workforce | Soft Skills Tips | Scoop.it
'Soft skills' such as collaboration are necessary to be prepared for a modern workforce, a survey shows.
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Importance of Soft Skills in Our Life

Importance of Soft Skills in Our Life | Soft Skills Tips | Scoop.it
Most of us feel that if we have good technical knowledge & skills we will achieve success. Hence; not many try to learn soft skills. This presentation brings out ..
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