Improving your skills has become so important nowadays. For a lot of HRs in different companies, people with diverse or improved skills are fantastic for them, helping in selecting employees to fit different job opportunities, so if you are looking for a better job, improving your skills is needful.
You can work on your skills by Volunteering to help work with a team, communicating with different cultures and backgrounds, etc. It is very important to know how to create and enlarge your network because it’s a tool for getting better positions and promotion.
To improve your skills, you need to follow the tips below for getting better offers and working in what you are passionate about:
It is very important to be a confident person, for a lot of reasons: You are going to work with a lot of different clients who have various backgrounds, mentalities, etc. In one way or the other, you’ll need to be a company`s representative and your confidence will always shine through and a good impression in the clients/users hearts. Even if you are not meeting with the client/user face-to-face, whatever facet you are working from needs to have a backdrop of confidence, if not, your insecurity will create problems for you.
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Be a strong Communicator
Communicating with your team and clients effectively is very essential. Greeting your customers and having an eye contact while working with your colleagues, customers, managers, team leaders, are all parts of the package of getting and holding on to a good or better job. So, read books on being a good communicator and negotiator, practice being a good communicator and let your confidence exude in your negotiations with everyone around you. KacheeTee has some helpful phrases you should stop saying.
Be a Problem Solver
If you get any conflicts at your work, do your best in knowing the reasons behind the conflicts and chaos. Take your time in thinking and brainstorming for finding different solutions to help in solving the problems there and leaving a positive impact on your work output.
Think and analyze by asking yourself “what can be done to solve this problem?”
Apply creativity. Being creative can come in form of trying to do something different, such as: practicing sports, reading and listening to music. It’s going to allow your mind to wander and daydream, which is going to help in increasing the rate at which your mind sees things creatively. Being creative will help you in getting a better job, as your mind will be more prone to solving problems differently.
You can also use interesting and new ways to apply for that better job you’ve been dreaming about for some time.
Practice positive and confident body language
Having a positive body language is going to help you in delivering your message effectively. Help yourself by practicing your body language exercise from time to time to be understood easily! You can practice by using a mirror to see how your body moves stands and acts when you say some things. Practice conversations and negotiations, you’ll get better over time.
Have a Goal
Have a goal, vision, and mission for your life. Work hard at making your dreams come true. It’s going to be a while but been determined and having a plan of your own will help you look forward to achieving goals at set times! So, take a seat and set a goal on how you are going to get that better job you’ve been longing for.
Improve your weakness and increase your strengths
Help yourself by measuring your skills. Make a SWOT analysis for being aware of your Strengths, Weakness, Threats, and Opportunities! Increase your strong points and work on your weakness to improve it as much as you can. Hunt down your potential opportunities and avoid different kinds of threats.
Work on your performance and do not compare it with others
Know your abilities and work on it. Do Your Best for achieving your work goals. Help yourself in making your HR/Workers satisfied!
Be convinced by making it easier for yourself
Make it rule to tell yourself that “There is Nothing Called Impossible”. Train yourself well in what you need to be good at. Help yourself by having the most important skills that the market needs every day, such as Presentation Skills, Computer Skills, Advanced Search via Internet, Language Skills, etc.
Also, do your homework by searching online on companies’ websites to know more about requirements and how you can fit in for getting different positions.
Dealing with anxiety about yourself & your creative journey/process? Read Nicole Asinugo & Mab Graves thoughts on how to overcome that anxiety.
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Doaa Gamal is passionate about writing and helping others. She believes that through writing, one can deliver different messages that can influence the world around us. She works to help others set up their goals and discover their potential. She is also a life enthusiast and blogger always looking at the bright side of life. She is interested in sustainable development, education and helping others through volunteer work.
She looks forward to being an added value to (For Creative Girls) by helping in raising awareness of its work around the world!