Category Archives: Soft Skills

7 Hand Gestures That Make People Listen [Infographic]

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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…   

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4 Essential Skills to Help You Avoid Professional Discomfort

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Looking back, my first job was one that almost any new graduate would have loved to land.

But this was my first taste of personal and professional discomfort…   

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Projecting Confidence: How to Look and Sound More Confident [Infographic]

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Projecting confidence is one of the most important things we can do in our careers. In fact, it’s often lauded as being the key to promotions, better jobs, and success.

But confidence can seem elusive, particularly when you’ve got an important job interview, presentation, or event coming up. That’s when you have to “fake it ’til you make it.”   

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#InternPro Chat | The Soft Skills We All Need in Today’s Job Market

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Sure, determining out which skills are most important to your career is a challenge.

But join us for this #InternPro Chat, and we’re sure to shed some light on the soft skills needed to compete well in today’s fast-paced, ever-changing job market…   

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12 Time Management Tips to Tame Your Busy Schedule [Infographic]

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This infographic from Shopify presents 12 time management tips that can change your life. Sure, they are focused on entrepreneurs in this infographic.

But we’re confident this great advice applies to nearly everyone living that hectic version of life…   

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Meeting Deadlines: 10 Techniques to Help You Stay On Track [Infographic]

meeting deadlines

The ability to complete a task by a set deadline is important for just about everyone. Remember your first bit of homework in elementary school? Even from that early age, we understood that meeting deadlines was important.

Of course, as we grow older, deadlines become more and more significant. Especially at work…   

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