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Skills and Attributes for Career Success

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Introduction to key skills and attributes (38 mins) Preview Course

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This introductory course considers what skills and attributes are required by employers, and introduces learners to the STAR technique. It also shows learners how to assess and develop their own enterprise skills and attributes.

Pass mark: 80%
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Creative and innovative thinking (67 mins) Preview Course

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This course defines creative and innovative thinking, and their importance in the workplace. Learners will be given strategies to encourage creative and innovative thinking and approaches.

Pass mark: 80%
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Leadership skills (69 mins) Preview Course

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This course defines the significance and impact of ethical leadership skills and considers what makes an effective leader. It allows learners to demonstrate the impact of their own leadership styles.

Pass mark: 80%
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Commercial awareness (68 mins) Preview Course

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This course defines commercial awareness and its importance in developing an enterprising mindset.

Pass mark: 80%
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Problem solving and decision making (69 mins) Preview Course

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This course helps learners to identify the skills necessary for effective decision making and problem solving. Learners will be encouraged to evaluate their own skills and formulate plans to improve. They will also learn strategies for effective decision making and problem solving.

Pass mark: 80%
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Communication and networking (73 mins) Preview Course

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This course demonstrates the significance of collaboration as underpinning the principles of communication and networking. It covers interviews and social media networks, as well as personal networking and communication skills.

Pass mark: 80%
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Negotiation skills (65 mins) Preview Course

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This course helps learners to understand and develop negotiation skills. It offers strategies for successful negotiation.

Pass mark: 80%
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Effective planning (69 mins) Preview Course

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This course identifies the key skills and attributes that support effect planning and encourages learners to appreciate the different styles and methods they can use, depending on the circumstances. Learners are encouraged to set and evaluate goals, and to improve their time-management skills.

Pass mark: 80%
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