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Soft Skills Training Series

Soft skills are essential in career/work settings. Sometimes we feel like the juggler trying to balance so many skills. However, having an appropriate approach to life, work and relationships with other people can contribute to overall success. ESR’s Self-Sufficiency Program offers training in these essential skills.

Here is the training schedule for January-February 2020:

January 14, 2020 -5:00 pm-6:00 pm

  • What are Soft Skills?
  • Why do Soft Skills matter?
  • What are the key Soft Skills?
  • Communication/Adaptability

January 28, 2020 -5:00 pm-6:00 pm

  • Having a strong work ethic is crucial
  • Creative problem solving
  • Teamwork with a positive attitude
  • Self-confidence makes the difference

 February 11, 2020 -5:00 pm-6:00 pm

  • What are Interpersonal/Transferable skills?
  • How to identify Interpersonal skills
  • How to identify Transferable skills?
  • The importance of these skills

February 25, 2020- 5:00pm-6:00pm

  • How to use Soft Skills in your CV
  • Using the STAR technique (Situation, Task, Action and results)
  • How to use Soft Skills in the interview?
  • Strengths and Weaknesses
  • Keeping the job using Soft Skills

 Dates are subject to change. 

The Soft Skills Training is provided to clients seeking to enhance their people/communication skills while obtaining/ maintaining employment.