CAREER & JOB SEARCH: What Are Soft Skills? The Employables

Soft skills have more to do with communication, presentation, and social aptitude than job-specific training. They can be learned not only at work but also in everyday social situations. Developing soft skills and putting them into practice can determine whether or not a person gets a job, a promotion, or even a raise.  A video from The Mix features several individuals describing the value of soft skills and their importance in obtaining a job. To view this video, click here.