Soft skills are essential in today’s workplace. Developing soft skills can help you solve problems, communicate more effectively with others, think critically, and overall help you succeed in your career and personal life.
Soft skills are in high demand by employers around the world. In a study conducted by Burning-Glass : The Human Factor , they found that on average 1 in 3 skills requested in a job posting is a soft skill. Learning these soft skills can help you succeed and can make you stand out from other potential candidates in your job search.
Looking to start a new career? In addition to learning from these soft skills courses, check out these programs to help you explore a new career path.
- Google IT Support Professional Certificate
- IBM Data Science Professional Certificate
- IBM Customer Engagement Specialist Professional Certificate
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