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Latest "soft skills"

Productivity Hacks

  4 mins

5 Unexpected Skills We Learned After A Year of Online Learning

Angela Pabilona

Art by Shai LibunaoAs a new school year opens, students all over the country are getting ready to face another year of online learning. Despite the struggles of the virtual classroom, we’ve found our own little ways of coping and adapting to the new environment. Here are some unexpected(-ly helpful)...

Extracurriculars

  5 mins

Meet your First Batch of Tutors for Open Notes

Justine Marie Abad

As kids, we were taught to listen and learn from our parents, guardians, and teachers. As we grow older, we realize that we can also learn from our friends, classmates, and people we look up to online. You don’t have to learn from the most high-earning, successful, and seasoned professionals to gain...

Career Conversations

  5 mins

Certificate Courses to Help You Step Up for the Job

Julienne Ang

We all know that getting good grades or going to the best schools aren’t the only things you need to perform well at work. There are many other skills that you need to be at your best in the real world – and many of these aren’t always learned in the classroom.Sure, your years in high school and col...

College Life

  4 mins

Study Abroad! Change Your Life in These 7 Ways

Study Abroad

At some point in our lives, most of us have consideredgoing abroad to either complete or further our studies. Because let’s be real,who hasn’t?Hopping on a plane and leaving everything behind can be anightmare, but the pros definitely outweigh the cons if you take the time toreally think about it. M...

Career Conversations

  4 mins

Resume Keywords That Can Get You Hired (In Any Job)

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Graduating Senior High opens many opportunities. You can go to college, open a business, or you can even start your career. There are many jobs that do not require a college degree, but value a specific set of skills. What are soft skills? They are personalities, traits, and habits that make you mor...

Free Cut!

  4 mins

5 Souvenirs That Every Study Abroad Student Got

Study Abroad

When you book that ticket to your new school across the sea, you’d take home more than lousy souvenir shirts when you’re done. Or that’s one way to put it.When you’re abroad, you have to overcome challenges that would come with the territory by default. And when you finish your studies, or your term...

Career Conversations

  5 mins

What It Takes to Be a Leader: 7 Skills You Learn on the Job

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So you’re hoping to bag your dream job and you’re wondering what it takes to become an outstanding leader. Determination and grit will definitely get you far—you already know that. But there are other equally important qualities you’ll need on your professional journey.Here are some must-have skills...

Career Conversations

  6 mins

5 Work Situations Where Public Speaking Skills Can Save Your Life

Angel Cruz

Just when you thought graduating from college means bye-bye to class reports and nerve-racking recitations, you’ll realize you need public speaking skills more than ever once you enter the workplace. (We’re not kidding.) Having good communication skills always comes in handy regardless of the c...

Career Conversations

  6 mins

Does Studying Abroad Really Improve Your Employability?

Miguel Ocampo

In the Philippines, where the job market is highly competitive and openings are limited, we study so we’d have an advantage when it comes to job-hunting. Education allows us to develop soft and technical skills that we can use in the workplace. So if the opportunity does come along where we could le...

Edukasyon's Guide To

  8 mins

21st Century Skills Every Student Must Have

Angel Cruz

The world is fast-changing. Can you keep up?The turning of the 21st century opened a dynamic and exciting world for growth and development. More information, more technologies, and basically more of everything. These changes also brought shifts in mindsets and learning fit for students nowadays. (If...

Career Conversations

  5 mins

5 Non-Negotiable Upskills For Future-Ready Bosses

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Scroll through job openings nowadays, and you’ll find jobs that didn’t even exist five or ten years ago. (Ask your parents about it!)The world is fast-changing, and so is the workforce. From data analysts, field technicians to software developers (not to mention, your favorite vloggers!), the rapid ...

Career Conversations

  5 mins

5 Sure-Fire Ways To Become A Rockstar Intern

Crizelda Nicolas

A typical student will have to be an intern at least once in their life. An internship offers first-hand, practical experience in a specific field and helps a student decide if they’re on the right career path. We’ve already given you tips on planning and applying for...