The classroom has more to offer than the subject knowledge around which the class is centered. The classroom setting also offers the opportunity to practice and grow your soft skills. These skills are things like communication, emotional intelligence, team work, leadership, and so on.
Author of Wiley’s You Got This! The Real Skills You Need for Career Success, Andrew Loos, interviewed some students from the University of Kansas about their thoughts on soft skills in the classroom. Hear what they have to say in the video.
Fellow You Got This! author, Lisa Shumate, shared some thoughts on the importance of communication as a new hire in this article.
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