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Life Skills Vocab

Subject : soft-skills
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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1. Subtly skillful handling of a situation - using tact

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

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

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

5. An important indicator of maturity

6. The ability to be truthful and fair

7. A combination of understanding - empathy - and acceptance

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

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

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

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

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

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

14. An interest in other people

15. 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

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

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

18. Putting off until tomorrow what you can do today

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

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

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

22. 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?

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

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

25. Voice that makes an impression

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

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

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

29. DOing things that are helpful or healthy

30. Admired or wanted as a friend

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

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

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

34. Procrastination - perfectionism - lack of a game plan

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

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

37. 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

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

39. The compulsion to do things perfectly

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

47. Being an active - helpful membership in a community

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

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

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