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Yash Joshi
Human Resource (HR) and Corporate Admin Expert

Striving to imbibe any of the below is skills is soft skills development.

  1. Communication – oral speaking capability, written, presenting, listening, clear speech & writing.
  2. Courtesy – manners, etiquette, business etiquette, gracious, says please and thank you, respectful.
  3. Flexibility – adaptability, willing to change, lifelong learner, accepts new things, adjusts, teachable.
  4. Integrity – honest, ethical, high morals, has personal values, does what’s right.
  5. Interpersonal skills – nice, personable, sense of humor, friendly, nurturing, empathetic, has self-control, patient, sociability, warmth, social skills.
  6. Positive attitude – optimistic, enthusiastic, encouraging, happy, confident.
  7. Professionalism – businesslike, well-dressed, appearance, poised.
  8. Responsibility – accountable, reliable, gets the job done, resourceful, self-disciplined, wants to do well, conscientious, common sense.
  9. Teamwork – cooperative, gets along with others, agreeable, supportive, helpful, collaborative.
  10. Work ethic – hard working, willing to work, loyal, initiative, self-motivated, on time, good attendance.

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Jahnvi Singh Parihar
Communication Skills, Educational Technology & Operations Expert

The importance of soft skills development is increasing with everyday. Soft skills are personal traits, suggesting how cordially and effectively you interact with others. For most individuals, it is very difficult to get the social interaction simulated at the very first meet. However, only few of them are able to excel in having and showing they have such communicative skills.

What matters more is the way you communicate, and how well you’re able to influence, listen, and negotiate with others. Build and maintain your confidence by not considering what others think of you or your work. Focus on your gifted uniqueness and be sure enough what you’re doing.

Obviously, you’ll need feedback to flourish in your career, but don’t stop yourself from taking a few risky steps. Soft skills development also do include an ethical aptitude towards your organization and its people. Practicing moral ethics at workplace is a way of applying fundamental values to professional situations.

A planned approach with ethical aptitude helps in excelling at resolving workplace concerns in a professional and effective manner. That is: identifying the problem, collecting and analyzing facts, understanding consequences, assessing alternatives, and then taking a decision. So as we see, soft skills development mainly involves inculcating four major areas including interpersonal skills, confidence, ethical aptitude, and critical thinking. These skills are not only high in demand , but also as we get ready for another Industrial Revolution.