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Life Skills Vocab

Subject : soft-skills
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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1. Using computers to communicate - create - and other essential things of modern professionbal life

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

3. Result of your choice

4. 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

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

6. DOing things that are helpful or healthy

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

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

9. Procrastination - perfectionism - lack of a game plan

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

11. An interest in other people

12. 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?

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

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

15. The ability to be truthful and fair

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

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

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

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

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

21. A combination of understanding - empathy - and acceptance

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

23. An important indicator of maturity

24. 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

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

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

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

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

29. Subtly skillful handling of a situation - using tact

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

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

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

33. Voice that makes an impression

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

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

36. Putting off until tomorrow what you can do today

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

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

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

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

41. Being an active - helpful membership in a community

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

43. The compulsion to do things perfectly

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

45. Admired or wanted as a friend

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

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

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

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

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