Time is one of our most valuable commodities. As they say, time wasted is the one thing you can never get back.
Subsequently, time management and personal productivity have become some of the most essential life skills to master…
There’s no doubt: Commuting to and from work can be stressful and time consuming.
But how are we spending all that time? Are we just moving from one place to another? Wouldn’t you and your career benefit from a more productive commute?
So… Um… Like, do you find yourself using, you know, too much verbal filler? We all do it sometimes, especially when we’re nervous. In fact, for most of us it takes a conscious effort to avoid it. But eliminating verbal filler from your speech patterns, particularly at work, can help you project confidence, instill trust, and sound professional.
Every message a potential employer receives from you will form an impression. So when sending job search emails, be aware and alert of the impression you’re making.
After all, first impressions are lasting impressions…
The soft skills necessary to be successful change as the workplace evolves, and certainly as we embrace new technologies and methodologies. Learning these new skills and ways of doing things can help you remain at the top of any candidate pool.
But, what are the new soft skills you need to learn?
As Human Beings, we communicate with far more than just our voice. When a person speaks, the listener also picks up on visual cues that often contain as much meaning as the words spoken. Sometimes these cues are unconscious.
But true communicators control their body language and hand gestures to maximize the impact of their words…