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Life Skills Vocab

Subject : soft-skills
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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1. To be alert to what one is doing at a particular moment

2. Using computers to communicate - create - and other essential things of modern professionbal life

3. Part of the Golden Rule - treat others as you want to be treated

4. Expressing your ideas - reflection on you - with proper grammar and choice of words

5. Listening and responding with full attention to whats being said

6. An important indicator of maturity

7. The best way to approach a complicated - long-term team project

8. The ability to be dependable - to make wise decisions - and to accept the result of your actions and decisions

9. Subtly skillful handling of a situation - using tact

10. Something you choose or make up your mind about after thinking over all possible choices

11. Speak with confidence - stand tall - use good grammar. Success is a skill.

12. Being an active - helpful membership in a community

13. Reading through a book or document quickly - picking out main ideas and key points

14. You need to learn and practice how to speak about your ideas and plans in front of people - organize and express your thoughts - think about why would they care for your words - i.e what's in it for them?

15. A statement that sets forth the values that an individual or institution lives by and that establishes future goals.

16. The compulsion to do things perfectly

17. Something you give up in order to get something more important

18. An interest in other people

19. DOing things that are helpful or healthy

20. Putting off until tomorrow what you can do today

21. Reading only the parts of a written work that outline or summarize its content

22. Voice that makes an impression

23. Show us how to behave and what to aim at

24. Build on your strengths - practice doing whatever it is that helps you maintain a positive...

25. Things like active listening - that help you share feelings - thoughts - and information with others

26. Things that you want to accomplish in one year or less

27. Principles of good character - proper conduct - and moral judgement - expressed through personality - human relations - and professional image.

28. Take small bites of the information - hilight or underline key words and phrases - quiz yourself on small sections to ensure understanding

29. Identify the decision of problem - consider the alternatives - choose the best alternatives - act on the decision - evaluate the decision

30. Getting others to do things for you by appealing to their emotions of empathy...

31. The strength to stand up for what you know is right

32. To make a list of tasks that need to be done in the order of most to least important - - if you can - do the difficult things first

33. Not succumbing to influence from friends to do or not to do something

34. Not doing anything harmful - unsafe - or against the law

35. Do not depend on other people's definition of success - you must define your own

36. To see your self working where you want to - competently handling clients - and feeling at ease and happy with your situation

37. Based on inner strength and begins with trusting your ability to reach your goals

38. A combination of understanding - empathy - and acceptance

39. The ability to be truthful and fair

40. Put a stop to negative or _________ thoughts that can work against you.

41. Getting the best out of oneself - knowing the difference between 'want' and 'need' and knowing the importance of time

42. Result of your choice

43. Do not be self critical - motivate yourself - change your vocabulary - remember you are not alone.

44. A time when you feel most energetic and motivated.

45. Things that you want to accomplish in over one year

46. A place that is comfortable - quiet - has everything that you need - and you are sitting up.

47. Outlining what you have to say or do before you get to it

48. Procrastination - perfectionism - lack of a game plan

49. You need to know the basics: addition - subtraction. You should also know fractions - decimals - and percentages - also need to know how chemical and physical reactions occur in many situations

50. Admired or wanted as a friend