The Workforce Alliance (WA) Youth Employment Project is an opportunity to assist young adults in finding employment. Service to youth through the YEP include assistance in resume creation, job search, preparing for interviews as well as education in soft skills, customer service and money management.
The Workforce Alliance of South Central Kansas, Inc. is publishing the Local Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Plan for public comment on April 22, 2016 at workforce-ks.com. Comments should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org and are due by noon on May 23, 2016. Any questions should be directed to email@example.com or 316-771-6600.
To view the plan and attachments, click here.
One of the most important soft skills to master is the ability to listen effectively.
Effective listening is the ability to understand and display interest in the information or topic being discussed. It can also include asking a question and providing feedback to show you understand.
Most of us believe we already know how to do this, but do we really? Studies have shown that that the average person listens at only about 25% efficiency1. So, if you want to master this soft skill, start paying attention to how well you listen. Here are some tips that might help:
Need more? Here’s a great article by Forbes