Skills needed in 2017 to get a marketing job
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT 19 May 2017
Skills needed in 2017 to get a marketing job
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Dillon Chen

Looking to get a career in marketing? “Marketing” is a broad term that encompasses numerous job positions.
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT 25 April 2017
Top 5 Skills Needed to Succeed in B2B Sales
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Kelly Nguyen

B2B sales is a tough field to be in – especially for an unskilled salesperson. You need more than just a resume to be successful in this field.
work potential
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT 14 December 2016
5 Ways to Reach your Full Potential at Work
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Marianna Dowell
Branding Intern
First off, what is potential?
programming skills, coding, computer languages
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT 13 December 2016
Programming is a Relevant Skill to Every Job Seeker
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Ryan Young
Branding Intern
Davis
Think programming isn't for you? You'd be surprised how learning to code can reinforce your skills and present new opportunities in both your job search and individual hobbies.
new skills
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT 13 December 2016
6 Career-Boosting Skills to Pick Up This Year
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Crystal Lee

So it’s finally 2017 and you’re probably eager as heck to put the train-wreck that was 2016 back where it came from
Networking, intoverted, personality type, extroverted, soft skills, listening skills
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT 14 December 2016
Networking Hacks For Introverts
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Clare Barkey
Branding Intern
Networking, Networking, Networking. We are always told that this is the only way we’ll ever find a job. And while that isn’t entirely true… it’s pretty darn close. Networking with professionals in your field is without a doubt one of the best ways to get a leg up on others or even just learn a few tips.
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT 14 December 2016
5 Smart Ways to Stay in Touch with Your Network (That Takes Less than 5 Minutes)
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Kelly Nguyen

Meeting people and networking is one of the most important aspects of being a successful entrepreneur. It’s the best way to make new connections that could potentially help you advance your career. It’s like the old saying goes, “it’s not what you know, it’s who you know.”
soft skills, hard skills, technical skills, time management, problem solving, feedback, communication
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT 14 December 2016
Checking Your Employable Skills
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Christina Cook
University of California, San Diego
La Jolla
When an employer decides to hire you, the employer wants to find qualities that the industry is looking for. Each person has both strong and weak skills that they need to improve on. Here are some skills that employees are looking for.
soft skills, tech skillls, hard skills, professionalism, coworkers, EQ, emotional quota
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT 26 May 2017
Why are Soft Skills so Hard to Learn?
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Jeff Shuey

You've probably heard the term "soft skills" on the news and in various media outlets. But, what do they mean when they say soft skills? What does it mean if you have them or if you don't have them? Why does anyone need soft skills?
soft skills, tech skills, hard skills, work, professional life, career advancement
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT 14 December 2016
How Hard and Soft Skills Work Together (Part 3)
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Gisel Malek
Content Marketer
Peanut butter and jelly. Macaroni and cheese. Mario and Luigi. Yin and Yang. What do these things all have in common? They would be considerably less amazing without their partner.
tech skills, hard skills, soft skills, career advancement, online courses, training courses
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT 14 December 2016
The Importance of Technical Skills (Part 2)
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Hannah Son
Content Writer
Redondo Beach
Hard skills also referred to as technical (tech) skills are specific to an individual job, and can typically be found specifically listed out in the job posting. In other words, you either know it or you don’t. Black or white, yes or no.
skills gap, soft skills, training courses, communication, hard skills,
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT 14 December 2016
Skills Gap: It’s a Thing
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Gisel Malek
Content Marketer
The long time battle between the experience a new employee is expected to have and the skills they actually have that meet those expectations is something to not just take note of, but truly understand.
soft skills, building skills, hard skills, communication, networking, online classes, training courses
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT 14 December 2016
Soft Skills Part 1: Why they are in Demand and How to Build Yours!
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Erica Hipp

Name. Education. Experience. Achievements. References. These are just some of the things you may put on a job application or resume. All of which are very important, but what’s missing might be even more important; soft skills.
Skills Development, soft skills, leadership, hard skills, workplace
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT 14 December 2016
Tips and Tricks to Demonstrate Leadership in your Workplace
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Marianna Dowell
Branding Intern
Leadership skills are hard to learn, and even harder to demonstrate in your workplace. Learn some tips and tricks to help you succeed!
pitch, presentation skills, soft skills, communication, body language, professionalism
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT 14 December 2016
Pitch Perfect: How to Effectively Pitch your Ideas
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Marvin Ho

What pushes the iPhone as the best-selling phone in the US? or the Tesla to be the best selling car? It’s having a perfect pitc
collaboration, team work, soft skills, working on a team
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT 14 December 2016
Productive Me Productive Team
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Vivian Guo Phang
Branding Intern
San Diego
If you put a group of people together who all have different ideas, opinions, and personalities, you’re bound to clash somewhere along the way. But what if I told you that there actually is a ME in TEAM.
Soft skills, Communication Skills, Being Confident, listening, speaking
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT 14 December 2016
5 Ways To Get People To Listen To You
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Ryan Stout
Branding Intern
ATTENTION! You want, you want people to listen, and you want them to care what you're saying. It's time for you to become that person. These are the 5 Ways To Get People To Listen To You.
presentation Skills, Team Work Skills,  soft skills, speaking, public speaking, listening skills
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT 14 December 2016
Easily Become a Better Public Speaker
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Erin Korotzer
Branding Intern
Davis
It is no secret that when we speak to someone, we want that person to listen to us. And, it's no different when one is public speaking to an audience.
soft skills, hard skills, tech skills, in demand skills, computer languages
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT 14 December 2016
High Demand Tech Skills Every Recruiter is Looking For
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Aiming Li
Branding Intern
London
In today’s technologically oriented economy, it is hardly news that people with hard-core tech skills -- coders, IT managers, server administrators -- have a huge advantage when it comes to seeking a career and often get paid at a much higher rate than their tech challenged counterparts.
Soft Skills, improving skills, hard skills, building relationships, ted talks, communication
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT 14 December 2016
Improve Soft Skills? It's only a 2-step Process
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Shannie Cheng
university of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Soft Skills is are defined as a cluster of personal characteristics involved in building relationships with other people.
soft skills, building skills, hard skills, communication, networking, online classes, volunteering
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT 14 December 2016
A Guide to Building Skills Outside of a Professional Setting
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Kelly Nguyen

When it comes to getting hired, many employers are looking for candidates with a variety of soft skills and technical skills.
Social communication, Communication in the workplace, listening skills, feedback, skills
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT 14 December 2016
What is Social Communication and How is it Best Used in the Workplace?
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Hannah Son
Content Writer
Redondo Beach
The ability to communicate in a professional manner is crucial in taking you a long way into your career and even more crucial for having a well balanced personal life.
workability, employability, projects, soft skills, hard skills, tech skills, communication skills, listening skills
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT 14 December 2016
The Holy Grail of Hobbies: Improve Your Workability & Skills with These 7 Hobbies
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Anna Martirosyan

In this modern day, competition in the workforce is higher than ever. So what can you do to get ahead?
Interpersonal skills, soft skills, hard skils, technical skills, dealing with co workers,coworkers, communication skills
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT 14 December 2016
How to Use Interpersonal Skills to Handle Difficult Co-workers
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Hannah Son
Content Writer
Redondo Beach
In every workplace, you will have at least one difficult coworker. Dealing with difficult situations at work is challenging because you have to meet them everyday, yet rewarding, as it can teach you many interpersonal skills that will help you at work and everywhere else.
Social meida, social media marketing, digital profiles, Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT 14 December 2016
Social Media: More than the Sum of its Parts
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Riann Winget

It’s 2016, and we are all online all the time. We FaceTime our significant others instead of actually talking to them, we gChat our work friends, Facebook message funny links to our college friends, and email our grandparents.