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Effective Communication Skills Enhance Your Career [Infographic]

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As companies look for ways to pull the best candidates from an increasingly qualified pool, soft skills like communication become more important. But it’s not just about getting the job…

Effective communication skills help you do the job you signed on to do and enhance your prospects for the future.   

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Emotional Intelligence: How EQ Impacts Your Life and Career [Infographic]

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Each of us exhibits emotional intelligence (EQ) in three ways: using emotions, understanding and perceiving emotions, and managing emotions.

For a better idea of where you stand regarding EQ, take a look at this infographic from NetCredit…   

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#InternPro Chat: Soft Skills: Who Says My Communication Skills Suck?

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Today, more than ever before, potential employers are placing greater emphasis on soft skills. But soft skills are notoriously hard to quantify.

Your communication skills, however, are on display from the moment you make contact…

This is the topic we’ll take on during our next #InternPro chat. Join us!   

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Career 101: How to Deliver a Powerful Presentation [Infographic]

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At some point in your career, you will need to deliver a powerful presentation. Will you be ready? Your boss asks you to present their work to management. You work hard to put together the material in a way that lets the bosses know your team is on track. Then, the day of the presentation arrives. Suddenly, it feels like grammar school again. The teacher just asked you to stand in front of the class. Your knees start shaking, you start sweating, and you just might lose your breakfast in front of everyone. You’re not alone. For many of us, the thought   

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How to Showcase Those All-Important Leadership Skills on Your Resume

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Leadership skills are one of the most important traits to showcase on your resume. Unfortunately, it’s one of those skills that everyone claims to have… but few know how to list effectively.

So how do you demonstrate strong leadership skills in a concrete, measurable manner on your resume?   

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Teamwork: The 6 Traits You Need to Work Well in a Team [Infographic]

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One of the most sought after attributes in today’s job market remains the ability to work well in a team. Candidates who can show that they possess the skills necessary to contribute in a team setting always gain an advantage. But what are those skills? You might be tempted to simply say… teamwork. There are, however, several soft skills that bolster our ability to work effectively in a team. Together, these skills define teamwork.   

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