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Life Skills Vocab

Subject : soft-skills
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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1. Putting off until tomorrow what you can do today

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

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

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

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

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

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

8. Result of your choice

9. An interest in other people

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

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

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

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

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

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

16. Subtly skillful handling of a situation - using tact

17. 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

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

19. Being an active - helpful membership in a community

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

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

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

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

24. Procrastination - perfectionism - lack of a game plan

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

26. DOing things that are helpful or healthy

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

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

29. An important indicator of maturity

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

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

32. The ability to be truthful and fair

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

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

35. 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

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

37. 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?

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

39. Admired or wanted as a friend

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

41. Voice that makes an impression

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

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

44. A combination of understanding - empathy - and acceptance

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

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

47. The compulsion to do things perfectly

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

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

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