Tag: hard skills

Development & Evaluation, Employee development

Soft Skills in the Workplace

October 5, 2022

Via: HR Hero

Undoubtedly, every industry requires a specific technical or “hard skill” to perform a job. These skills are often gained through specific training or education and have long been viewed as a necessity for many roles. However, nontechnical, interpersonal skills called […]

Communication, Software

Drop the hierarchy: Why people skills are more important than ever

February 23, 2021

Via: Chief Learning Officer

After nearly two decades of education and workplace learning experience focused on building meaningful learning opportunities for employees across industries and around the world, I have come to realize that it’s time we remedy the unnecessary bifurcation of what we […]

Development & Evaluation, Employee development

What Universal Skills Should All Employees Have?

February 5, 2020

Via: HR Hero

Employee training programs often focus on company-specific, industry-specific, or role-specific skills and knowledge. For example, a bank might regularly train employees on new banking regulations; a warehouse might train workers on the company’s process for storing certain types of products […]