10 Soft Skills You Need

Career Development


The meaning of Soft Skills can sometimes be difficult to describe. It can be that unique attribute or characteristic that facilitates great communication. It can be the special way that you show confidence in a challenging situation. These and other events can become more easily managed with this great workshop.

With our 10 Soft Skills You Need workshop your participants will begin to see how important it is to develop a core set of soft skills. By managing and looking at the way people interact and seeing things in a new light, your participants will improve on almost every aspect of their career.

10 Soft Skills You Need Course Outline:

Module One: Getting Started
Pre-Assignment Review
Workshop Objectives

Module Two: What are Soft Skills?
Definition of Soft Skills
Empathy and the Emotional Intelligence Quotient
Learned vs. Inborn Traits
Case Study
Module Two: Review Questions

Module Three: Soft Skill 1: Communication
Ways We Communicate
Improving Non-Verbal Communication
Openness and Honesty
Case Study
Module Three: Review Questions

Module Four: Soft Skill 2: Teamwork
Identifying Capabilities
Get Into Your Role
Learn the Whole Process
The Power of Flow
Case Study
Module Four: Review Questions

Module Five: Soft Skill 3: Problem Solving
Define the Problem
Generate Alternative Solutions
Evaluate the Plans
Implementation and Re-evaluation
Case Study
Module Five: Review Questions

Module Six: Soft Skill 4: Time Management
The Art of Scheduling
Managing Distractions
The Multitasking Myth
Case Study
Module Six: Review Questions

Module Seven: Soft Skill 5 and 6: Attitude and Work Ethic
What Are You Working For?
Caring for Others vs. Self
Building Trust
Work Is Its Own Reward
Case Study
Module Seven: Review Questions

Module Eight: Soft Skill 7: Adaptability/Flexibility
Getting over the Good Old Days Syndrome
Changing to Manage Process
Changing to Manage People
Showing You"re Worth Your Weight in Adaptability
Case Study
Module Eight: Review Questions

Module Nine: Soft Skill 8: Self-Confidence
Confident Traits
Surefire Confidence Building Tactics
Build Up Others
Case Study
Module Nine: Review Questions

Module Ten: Soft Skill 9: Ability to Learn From Criticism
Wow, You Mean I"m Not Perfect?
Listen With An Open Mind
Analyze and Learn
Clear the Air and Don"t Hold Any Grudges
Case Study
Module Ten: Review Questions

Module Eleven: Soft Skill 10: Networking
Redefining Need
Identifying Others" Interests
Reaching Out
When to Back Off
Case Study
Module Eleven: Review Questions

  • 10 Soft Skills You Need
  • Scientific Evidence
  • 1. Getting Started
  • 2. What Are Soft Skills_
  • 2a. Module 2 case study
  • Module 2 Q&A Review
  • Soft Skills and Meditation
  • 3. Communication
  • 3a. Module 3 case study
  • Module 3 Q&A Review
  • Soft Skills--Communication - case study
  • Activity 02-Communication
  • Activity 03-Openness and Honesty
  • Activity 04-Listening
  • 4. Team Work
  • 4a. Module 4 case study
  • Module 4 Q&A Review
  • Soft Skills--Teamwork _case study
  • 5. Problem Solving
  • 5a. Module 5 case study
  • Module 5 Q&A Review
  • Soft Skills--Critical Thinking And Problem Solving - case study
  • Activity 05-My Roles
  • Activity 06-Learn the Whole Process
  • Activity 07-Evaluation Tools
  • 6. Time Management
  • 6a. Module 6 case study
  • Module 6 Q&A Review
  • Activity 8-Priorities
  • Activity 9-Distractions
  • 7. Attitude and Work Ethic
  • 7a. Module 7 case study
  • Module 7 Q&A Review
  • Soft Skills--Enthusiasm And Attitude _updated_
  • Soft Skills--Professionalism _updated_
  • Activity 10-Goals
  • 8. Adaptability _ Flexibility
  • 8a. Module 8 case study
  • Module 8 Q&A Review
  • Activity 10a-Changing
  • Activity11-Adapt and Flex
  • 9. Self-Confidence _Owning It_
  • 9a. Module 9 case study
  • Module 9 Q&A Review
  • Activity12-Self-Confidence
  • 10 Soft Skills You Need
  • 10a. Module 10 case study
  • Module 10 Q&A Review
  • Activity13-Analyze and Learn
  • 11. Networking
  • 11a. Module 11 case study
  • Module 11 Q&A Review
  • Activity14-Giving
  • 12. Closing
  • Recommended Reading List
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: Forever