Skills to Win

Skills to Win: Soft Skills

Photo by Andrea Piacquadio on Pexels.com

Hi guys! I hope everyone had a great weekend. For the next topic in Skills to Win, I wanted to spend some time talking about soft skills. While we’re in school, or even doing volunteer work at times, the majority of our focus is on developing and improving our technical skills – and rightfully so. Technical skills are extremely important. You need to have the proper training in order to do the job effectively. We hear about this all the time. But what about soft skills? How important are soft skills, and what are they exactly?

Continue reading “Skills to Win: Soft Skills”
Inspiration

Five AMAZING Ways to De-stress

Photo by Guilherme Almeida on Pexels.com

Hi guys! Can you believe we’re already well into September? This has been such a full year! It’s hard to believe so much has been packed into just a few months, and this year is not over yet. Whether you’ve had a lot of good experiences this year or have gone through loss, we can all agree that there’s been a lot going on. It can be enough to make your head spin. Life is happening, and it’s coming at all of us fast. I think it’s safe to say that we’ve all been stressed out at some point this year, and ways to de-stress can be a little hard to come by. It can be hard to figure out where to start – especially if you’ve been highly stressed for a long time. Let me help with that!

Continue reading “Five AMAZING Ways to De-stress”
Skills to Win

Skills to Win: The Resume

Photo by Andrea Piacquadio on Pexels.com

OK, guys. You’ve figured out what you wanted to do. You learned the skills you need to do it – hopefully, even gotten some good experience under your belt. Now what? Well, let’s start with the resume. What needs to be in it? What’s important and what’s not? Is it really even needed at all?

Continue reading “Skills to Win: The Resume”