Having the right skills to get hired for a job is important, however, to continually thrive where you're at, you'll need more than that.
We came across some soft-skills you should definitely be equipping yourself with, so that you get a promotion at the workplace.
Without further ado, check out these 10 soft skills you should have, to go where you intend to.
Understand that communicating means knowing when to listen, and when to speak. Learn the art of mastering body language.
Know what others care about, and use that to move as well as motivate them.
Listen attentively to what the other party wants, think things through and at the same time know what you're worth. Find the win-win in everything.
4. Have empathy
Take the time to understand the struggles of another, and figure out what you can do to genuinely help. Do not judge and acknowledge their emotions.
5. Be positive
There is no value to be had for someone who chases the negative. Be optimistic and always have a can-do attitude.
Learn how to work in a team. Praise another, and collectively celebrate wins.
7. Resolve conflict
Do not criticize, gossip, argue and accuse. Instead focus on solutions to problems. Be the bigger person, apologize and improve.
8. Have emotional intelligence
Take a step back before reacting. Be wise enough to understand your emotions and thoughts. Think and then act.
9. Practice time management
Be punctual, meet deadlines, prioritize, delegate and above all, know how to say 'no'.
10. Good work ethics
Be responsible and accountable for your work, always show up, add value and do your best to never deflect.