16th May, 2022 - 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM ET
Soft Skills - Skills That Make a Difference to Hiring Managers!
In a recent poll of global talent professionals, 91% agreed that the presence of soft skills – in résumés, covers letters, and in responses to interview questions – are especially important. Hard skills alone – such as analytical reasoning and technical proficiency – continue to be essential but are no longer sufficient by themselves for individual and company success. What is also required are soft skills, such as creativity, adaptability, and collaboration – skills that will always be valuable – and valued.
Presented by Robyn Winters, TBJL Career Strategist
What We Will Cover
- A selection of current in-demand soft skills
- Understand the importance of soft skills to recruiters and employers
- Know how companies often assess soft skills
- Develop ways to demonstrate your knowledge and use of soft skills
Materials Needed: Please have a copy of your résumé available for reference.
Workshop Length: 1 hour and 15 minutes. Please plan to log into Zoom 5 minutes early.
Who Should Attend:
Unemployed and underemployed individuals looking to work in a professional environment and seeking relevant and practical information or advice regarding the next steps in their job search or career path. This includes individuals in mid-career transition, women re-entering the workforce after a hiatus, military veterans transitioning to the civilian workforce, recent college graduates launching their careers, and mature workers not ready or able to retire.
Cost to Attend: Free
Dress: Business casual
Virtual: Via Zoom
Registration Required: Please register below.
TampaBay-Job-Links, a program of Gulf Coast JFCS, is supported by philanthropic donations from individuals, corporations, and foundations.