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10 Top Soft Skills to Learn in Business Skills Training

In today's competitive industry, technical skills alone aren't enough to guarantee success. Employers are increasingly recognizing the importance of soft skills—personal attributes that enable individuals to work harmoniously with others and navigate the complexities of the modern workplace. Business skills training has become invaluable in helping professionals develop these essential soft skills. Read on for more on soft skills, plus a list of 10 top soft skills you can master to boost your career.

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The Horse and The Water: Information vs Knowledge in Project Management

There is a saying, “You can lead a horse to water, but you can’t make him drink.” Such a simple phrase can encompass many scenarios in life, both personally and professionally. This idiom was originally meant to convey a stubborn person who is unwilling to take advice. I admit I have sometimes been that horse.

But as a trained project manager, I must say that lately this saying has been playing in my head even more frequently because of recent changes to the Certified Associate Project Manager (CAPM) curriculum. The concepts of “Information Management” and “Knowledge Management” have been added since the 6th edition of the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) guide. I think many people gloss over these additions as “just more things to manage” or “just more things to memorize for the certification exam.” However, to me, it speaks volumes to the most underlying issue that plagues all projects in every industry all around the world, and that is: information is essentially worthless until it is transferred into knowledge.

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Leverage Government Funds for Business Growth: Upskill Your Employees with the IWT Program

 

In today's ever-evolving job market, the need for a skilled and adaptable workforce is paramount for business success. Recognizing this challenge, the Incumbent Worker Training program introduces a valuable initiative designed to bridge skill gaps and empower both employers and employees. In this article, we'll explore the program's key benefits, potential outcomes, and how you can leverage government funding to upskill your workforce.  

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A Letter From Our CEO

To Our Students, Clients and Partners,  

First, let me start by saying I wish you, your family and your organization the very best during this unprecedented time of the COVID-19 pandemic. As my family welcomed our second grandchild last week, we experienced very real concerns related to our health, communities and impact of exposure across a network of loved ones. 

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