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8 Important Skills You Need to Be an Elementary School Teacher

Perhaps above all, a great elementary school teacher needs patience and compassion—but there are many other skills that are essential to teaching success. Some can be learned right away and some only developed over time. Study.com compiled the required skills and abilities needed to become an elementary school teacher according to the O*NET Resource Center, …

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The 10 Most Popular TED Talks About Leadership

Written by: Tai Gooden As of May 2021, 8.9 million people in the U.S. work in management positions—representing 6.3% of all workers—according to estimates from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. From managers of mom and pop shops to those working for tech giants like Google, these leaders are tasked with creating a successful workplace by …

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6 Easy Ways To Boost Your Technology Skills

No matter how much you use technology, there’s always something new to learn and skills to build. If you spend lots of time on your computer, tablet, or smartphone or if technology is a major part of your work, then it’s even more important for your to boost your skills. Read on for a few …

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45 Jobs Where Foreign Language Skills Are Important

By Joni Sweet In a tough job market, everyone’s looking for a way to make their resume stand out from the competition. That might mean learning new software, earning a professional certificate, asking previous employers for letters of recommendation, or other tried-and-true techniques. Or, it could mean something way out of the box. Some prospective …

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25 In-Demand Skills Needed for Digital Nomad Jobs

Remote work has grown exponentially over the past few years. Not only was remote work booming before the pandemic, but the last two years of working from home have shown that remote work is productive and cost-effective.  With the increase in technology and desire to work remotely, it’s estimated that 22% of Americans will be …

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18 Easy Jobs That Pay Well + Where to Learn the Right Skills

Who doesn’t want an easy job that pays well and is not overly stressful? It is a dream to find a job we love without being overworked. There are many options out there, and some of the easiest high-paying jobs don’t require much education or experience.  If you are looking for fun and easy jobs …

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15 Job Skills You Can Learn From Traveling

Traveling is typically high on the list of desired things to do for most people. Not only does traveling allow us to make memories, gain experiences, and rest and recharge, but it can also benefit your career. Traveling can teach you many great skills applicable to everyday life, including job skills.  So if you need …

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10 Verbal Communication Skills Needed for Work Today

Throughout your day, you interact with many people, especially at work. Now that our work has become a combination of remote and in-person, it’s essential that you have the proper verbal communication skills to be productive, help boost efficiency levels within the company, and help others succeed.  It’s not just what you say while you’re at work. …

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The 10 Interpersonal Skills You Need Today for a Successful Career

Interpersonal skills are essential in our lives, but how many people think about their importance to the success of their careers? We depend on our interpersonal skills like effective speaking, active listening, respect, flexibility, and patience when interacting and creating connections. But interpersonal skills encompass a lot more than just socializing and getting along with …

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