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Life Skills Vocab

Subject : soft-skills
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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1. Getting the best out of oneself - knowing the difference between 'want' and 'need' and knowing the importance of time

2. Voice that makes an impression

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

4. A combination of understanding - empathy - and acceptance

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

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

7. The compulsion to do things perfectly

8. The conscious act of planning your life rather than just letting things happen

9. To be alert to what one is doing at a particular moment

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

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

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

13. Subtly skillful handling of a situation - using tact

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. Admired or wanted as a friend

16. Procrastination - perfectionism - lack of a game plan

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

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

19. Putting off until tomorrow what you can do today

20. 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

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

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

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

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

25. An important indicator of maturity

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

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

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

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

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

31. DOing things that are helpful or healthy

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

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

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

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

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

37. 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

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

39. An interest in other people

40. Result of your choice

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

42. The identifiction of long- and short-term goals.

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

44. The ability to be truthful and fair

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

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

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

48. Being an active - helpful membership in a community

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

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