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Life Skills Vocab

Subject : soft-skills
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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1. Putting off until tomorrow what you can do today

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

3. An interest in other people

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

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

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

7. 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

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

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

10. The ability to be truthful and fair

11. Result of your choice

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

13. Being an active - helpful membership in a community

14. 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

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

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

17. Admired or wanted as a friend

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

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

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

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

22. DOing things that are helpful or healthy

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

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

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

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

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

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

29. Subtly skillful handling of a situation - using tact

30. 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?

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

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

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

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

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

36. Voice that makes an impression

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

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

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

40. An important indicator of maturity

41. Procrastination - perfectionism - lack of a game plan

42. The compulsion to do things perfectly

43. A combination of understanding - empathy - and acceptance

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

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

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

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

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

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

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