No matter how life is going on right now but within you, there is a potential to do something much better. One of the most intelligent decisions we can ever make for our good as well as for the people around us is to GROW! To become the best human being we are capable of becoming no matter how difficult it is and how long will it take.
Most of the people in this world want to be successful in their life. During their life journey, few of them work in the right direction while most of them knowingly or unknowingly walk in the wrong direction so they fail to achieve their aim. Personal development is all about the complete transformation in the person. We need to consistently work on personal growth for a long period. One committed decision that we take in life can bring a drastic change in our life. Because of that power, we get more confident and enthusiastic about our life.
Personal development skills are qualities and abilities that help you grow both personally and professionally. In other words, they are skills that help you nurture your personal development. Understanding and improving these skills can help you maximize your potential. This process is also known as self-development or personal growth. Personal development is a life-long process. It is a way for people to assess their skills and qualities, consider their goals in life, and set goals to realize and maximize their potential.
Importance of Personal Development Skills
Personal development skills are important because they allow you to create strategic and tactical plans for personal and professional growth toward your goals. It also helps you to hone your personal development skills so that you can naturally incorporate them into your daily routines;
- Achieve personal and professional goals.
- Advance in your career
- Improve your strengths and talents
- Better yourself
- Find fulfillment and satisfaction
Below are nine skills highly effective for learners & educators in the modern-day workplace to facilitate personal & professional growth. These skills can help in your journey to becoming more capable and confident.
- Writing Skills
- Presentation Skills
- Research Skills
- Creativity Skills
- Decision Making Skills
- Problem Solving Skills
- Innovation & Growth Mindset
- Designing Skills
- Analyzing Skills
You can improve your personal development skills by attending different workshops or taking online classes, learning from the people around you, acquiring new talents, and improving existing ones.
Enthusiasts learners learned the above-mentioned skills on the second day of SKILL WEEK- 2021.
Skill Week is a week full of events, creativity, skills, inspirations, insights. This event delivered some exciting opportunities to ensure youth develop the right skills they need to succeed in the changing market. It also helps youths to fill the gap between the skills people learn and the skills people need. Skill Week is providing different interactive workshops regarding respective skills by different organizations at the various venues throughout the week.
The second day was all about learning skills in different workshops delivered by different renewed organizations. The first workshop on ‘Cloud Computing’ was delivered by Genese Cloud Academy. In the workshop, participants got a chance to analyze and evaluate the business and technological advantages of cloud computing, gain a framework for evaluating cloud technologies, and also learned how cloud computing can offer a successful solution to technical, business, and administrative challenges.
The second interesting workshop on ‘Human-Centered Design’ was conducted by King’s College. The participants go through an interactive process of empathizing with the stakeholders of a particular problem, figure out and define a focused area to come up with solution ideas, ideate on solutions and create a prototype to solve that problem.
Similarly, a very exciting ‘News Writing Workshop’ was delivered by Nepal Traveller for the writing enthusiasts. This workshop guided participants to understand the need for fairness, accuracy and expediency in news stories and the workshop also demonstrated the basic skills of interviewing and researching.
Likewise, a very creative ‘Online Calligraphy workshop’ by Callijatra guided participants, step-by-step, the strokes to practice, and the scripts to produce a beautiful art form.