#6591 While technical skills may get job seekers a job, their soft skills will determine whether they meet employers’ expectations and succeed in the workplace. Soft skills are the personality traits and interpersonal skills that allow us to adapt to changing circumstances, manage time and resources, and work well with others.
This video, now in its second edition, discusses the importance of soft skills in the workplace through illustrative vignettes and interviews with hiring managers. Viewers learn how to use and improve their soft skills to be more productive on the job and successful in their career.
The video is divided into five sections:
- Making a professional impression
- Acting with integrity
- Communicating effectively
- Working as part of a team
- Pushing yourself to succeed
In English, with English-language subtitles. Viewing time: 35 minutes. © 2016. $176.00. SPECIAL: 5 copies for $844.00.
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“In this excellent overview of key ‘soft skills’…viewers will learn that a good attitude and strong work ethic can be more important to employers than education or know-how….A timely guidance title for both the currently employed and those seeking jobs, this is highly recommended.”
–Editor’s Choice, Video Librarian
Be such to check out this related soft skills booklet series, which includes 10 separate booklets on key soft skills subjects: Soft Skills Solutions Series (#8913). Also, see Soft Skills in the Workplace Kit.