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Life Skills Vocab

Subject : soft-skills
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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1. Something you choose or make up your mind about after thinking over all possible choices

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

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

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

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

6. An interest in other people

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. A time when you feel most energetic and motivated.

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

10. DOing things that are helpful or healthy

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

18. The ability to be truthful and fair

19. Subtly skillful handling of a situation - using tact

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

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

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

23. The compulsion to do things perfectly

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

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

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

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

28. Result of your choice

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

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

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

34. Admired or wanted as a friend

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

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

37. Procrastination - perfectionism - lack of a game plan

38. 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

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

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

41. Voice that makes an impression

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

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

44. An important indicator of maturity

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

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

47. A combination of understanding - empathy - and acceptance

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

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

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