|a7 skills for the future :|badaptability, critical thinking, empathy, integrity, optimism, being proactive, resilience /|cEmmaSue Prince.
|aSeven skills for the future
|aHarlow, United Kingdom :|bPearson Business,|c2019.
|axxi, 338 p. ;|c22 cm.
|aIncludes bibliographical references (p. 320-327) and index.
|aOur world is changing - so fast, so furiously, so ferociously -that to stand out you need to tap into your own resources and competences. Doing so puts you firmly back into the driving seat of your own life, enabling you to be happier, find and do work you love and have a true sense of purpose. But what are the key competences that you need? 7 Skills for the Future sets the scenefor seven new soft skills that will propel you forward. Through acombination of scientific research, no-nonsense advice, practicalexercises and case studies, this book shows you how to understand,develop and use: adaptability, critical thinking, empathy, integrity, optimism, being proactive and, resilience. By learninghow to tap into these essential skills, and understanding how to put them into practice each day of our lives, we can be happier, more effective and abler to cope with change in an uncertain and exciting future.