Soft skills, also known as interpersonal skills or people skills, are the personal qualities that characterise a person’s relationships with other people. They include communication skills, conflict resolution and negotiation, common sense, creative problem solving, a sense of humour, strategic thinking, team building, influencing skills and selling skills, to name a few.
In the workplace, soft skills are often considered to be as important as hard skills, which refer to a person’s knowledge and ability to perform a certain type of task or activity. Whereas hard skills can be learned and perfected over time, soft skills are more difficult to acquire and change. . . read more
It’s often said that hard skills will get you an interview but you need soft skills to get (and keep) the job.
. . . you can Meet some employers for a reminder of the skills, qualifications and experience that you will need to get a job in each sector.