21st Century Workplace

By: Lisa Wullenjohn

Top 5 List of Employee Skills

1. Communication- Able to express your ideas clearly and confidently in speech.

2. Teamwork- Work confidently within a group.

3. Drive- Determination to get things done. Make things happen & constantly looking for better ways of doing things.

4. Planning & Organizing- Able to plan activities and carry them through effectively.

5. Time Management- Manage time effectively, prioritizing tasks and able to work to deadlines.

Top 5 List of Personal Qualities

1. Honesty- The quality or fact of being honest and uprightness.

2. Confidence- The feeling or belief that one can rely on someone or something; firm trust.

3. Positive Attitude- Brings optimism and motivates towards success.

4. Friendly- Important to stay kind and pleasant towards the people around you.

5. Creativity- The use of the imagination or original ideas will help you create many great things.

Top 5 Methods Employees Can Use to Demonstrate Personal Qualities

1. Honesty- Your business and its employees are a reflection of yourself, and if you make honest and ethical behavior a key value, your team will follow suit.

2. Confidence- As the leader, by staying calm and confident, you will keep the team feeling the same.

3. Positive Attitude- You want to keep your team motivated towards the continued success of the company, and keep the energy levels up.

4. Friendly- Being friendly to your coworkers will make the work environment better.

5. Creativity- Creating new ideas will help further to success.

What I Learned

1. I learned that employee skills and personal qualities can be very similar to each other, because you can incorporate your personal qualities into the workplace too.

2. Learning to have these types of skills will highly effect you for the better, whether it is at work or just in your daily life.