Are soft skills hard skills for you? Yes I know the term soft skills sounds so, well, limp. Soft skills are the skills that enable us to effectively get along well with other people. The top of mind essentials to note are: communication adaptability stress management teamwork organizational problem solving decision making time management critical thinking Now when I read through what I just typed in this list, it has business, career and work written all over … [Read more...]
Do You Warm Up?
Most of you know where my home is now - it is winter weather and that means it is colder than most of us would like it to be. You might think this article is about how long it takes to warm up once inside from the outdoor elements. Actually it is the opposite side of the equation. Think about what you do before you start to do something. For example: Major League Baseball players will begin their annual ritual of Spring Training very soon. This is their warm up for the regular season. Even … [Read more...]