All posts in Essential Job Skills

Essential Job Skills: Problem Solving Skills

Once you’ve decided what you want to do for a living, completed whatever education or training is required for you to pursue your chosen career, and landed your first job,…

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Soft Skills: Time Management

  We usually think of time management in two parts, the same way we think of career planning in two parts — long term and short term. Long-term time management…

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Essential Job Skills: Communication

Communication. Something we all do in a hundred different ways every day. Chances are you don’t even think about it. And that may a problem.   When surveyed, business owners…

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Essential Job Skills: Having a Positive Attitude at Work

Next to great communication, probably the best asset you can bring to an employer is having a positive attitude and bringing positive energy to the workplace every day. Not only…

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Work Ethic

“It’s because college kids today can’t do math, one line of reasoning goes. Or they don’t know science. Or they’re clueless about technology, aside from their myriad social-media profiles. These…

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