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Life Skills Vocab

Subject : soft-skills
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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1. To be alert to what one is doing at a particular moment

2. Procrastination - perfectionism - lack of a game plan

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

4. Putting off until tomorrow what you can do today

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

6. A combination of understanding - empathy - and acceptance

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

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

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

12. An interest in other people

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

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

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

16. The ability to be truthful and fair

17. Being an active - helpful membership in a community

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

25. The compulsion to do things perfectly

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

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

28. Admired or wanted as a friend

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

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

31. An important indicator of maturity

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

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

34. DOing things that are helpful or healthy

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

43. Subtly skillful handling of a situation - using tact

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

45. 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

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

47. 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

48. 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?

49. Voice that makes an impression

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