6 Rules for Improving Your Attitude

Everything can be taken from a man but one thing: the last of human freedoms-To choose one’s attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one’s own way. Viktor E. Frankl Viktor Frankl was forced to labor in the German concentration camps of World War II. His job was [...]

[Video] Active Listening

    Have you ever heard somebody say “You hear me, but you’re not listening.” This cliche actually has a lot of truth. It’s easy to hear somebody, but how do you actually listen? The difference between the two is that one is passive and the other one is active. [...]

By | March 22nd, 2016|Soft Skills|0 Comments

[Video] Trust and Communication

    Trust is central to every interaction we have as human beings. The level of trust you want in these interactions can vary. Think of how much confidence you invest in your best friend when you share a secret with him or her. Compare that to how much trust [...]

By | March 15th, 2016|Soft Skills|0 Comments

The Three Types of Soft Skills

For years the discussion on soft skills has focused on such skills as attitude, communication, planning and organizing, critical thinking, interpersonal skills, professionalism, teamwork and the appropriate use of media. While these soft skills are critical success skills, they are not all encompassing. In reality, these skills represent only part [...]

By | March 15th, 2016|Corporate, Education, Soft Skills|1 Comment

Soft Skills are Awesome: 5 Tips for Having a Positive Attitude at Work

Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal: nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude - Thomas Jefferson Thomas Jefferson was one of the founding fathers of this great nation.  He was also the author of the Declaration of [...]

By | March 11th, 2016|Corporate, Education, Soft Skills|0 Comments

[Video] Controlling Your Emotions

    At 9 AM, you find out your favorite baseball team signed a great player. On your lunch break, your brother calls you and tell you he lost his job. Around 4:00 PM, your coworker announces she got the promotion you’d been working late hours to try and make [...]

By | March 4th, 2016|Corporate, Education, Soft Skills|0 Comments

[Video] Planning Ahead

    Effectively planning ahead can not only keep an individual on track, but ensure the entire team is on track to complete team goals.  Planning ahead takes organization and strategy by the individual. In this video, a manager needs help from one of his employees to cover part of [...]

By | March 2nd, 2016|Corporate, Education, Soft Skills|0 Comments

[Video] Teamwork in the Workplace

    Teamwork is crucial to workplace success! Great teamwork means strong communication, collaboration, and transparency. It can be challenging to remain honest, especially if you’ve made a mistake; however, honesty and trust go a long way for teamwork in the workplace. In this video, a manager isn’t sure that [...]

By | February 18th, 2016|Corporate, Education, Soft Skills|0 Comments

[Video] Using Devices at the Office

    Devices can be extremely useful at the office. When used properly, devices can help employees organize, manage, or even work on their tasks. However, devices in the office can be distracting or misused. In this video, an employee asks her manager if she may use to device during [...]

By | February 15th, 2016|Corporate, Education, Soft Skills|0 Comments

[Video] Communication During Meetings

    Meetings provide teams with a chance to exchange ideas, share information, and learn new tools to be successful in the workplace. If a team communications effectively during meetings they will have higher productivity and successful projects. Poor communication during meetings can lead to wasting company’s resources and time. [...]

By | February 8th, 2016|Corporate, Education, Soft Skills|0 Comments