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Serious Soft Skills Minute 14 What Virtual Reality Tells Us About Soft Skills

9/24/2018
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Dr. Tobin Porterfield, cohost of the Serious Soft Skills Podcast, explores what new findings in virtual reality mean for soft skills.

Duration:00:01:09

Serious Soft Skills Minute 13 Planting Seeds and Perseverance

9/21/2018
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Bob Graham, cohost of the Serious Soft Skills Podcast, discusses how perseverance is really about planting seeds without knowing what will grow.

Duration:00:01:02

63: Part 2 of Interview on Teamwork, Leadership with Bestselling Author Michael Rodgers

9/19/2018
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In this episode, we air the second part of our interview with Michael Rogers, bestselling author of You Are the Team—6 Simple Ways Teammates Can Go from Good to Great. Cohost Bob Graham interviews Michael, who is a consultant on teamwork and leadership and is working on his second business book, Heart Based Leadership. If you missed the first part of the interview, visit Episode 62. In this episode, Bob and Michael discuss: Next week We will tackle the issue of how to accept compliments...

Duration:00:20:09

Serious Soft Skills Minute 12 Being Self-Motivated

9/17/2018
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Serious Soft Skills Podcast Cohost Bob Graham explains how his effort to stay self-motivated when preparing for a half marathon mirrors what every employee needs to do to succeed at work.

Duration:00:00:53

Serious Soft Skills Minute 11 You Aren't Good or Bad at Soft Skills. Really!

9/14/2018
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Bob Graham, cohost of the Serious Soft Skills Podcast, suggests a new way to look at our adeptness with soft skills.

Duration:00:01:06

62: Part 1 on Teamwork With Bestselling Author Michael Rogers

9/12/2018
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Teams cannot achieve results without teamwork, and we found an expert to talk about teamwork. Join us as special guest Michael G. Rogers, author of the bestselling business book, You Are the Team—6 Simple Ways Teammates Can Go from Good to Great. Michael Roger’s is a 2014 Inc. magazine Top 100 Leadership Speaker who is working on his second book, Heart Based Leadership, and his blog Teamwork and Leadership regularly ranks in the top 10 of leadership blogs and has a monthly following of more...

Duration:00:14:26

Serious Soft Skills Minute 10: Self-Motivation

9/10/2018
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Bob Graham, cohost of the Serious Soft Skills Podcast, starts a new Monday feature on soft skills that he finds in preparation for a half marathon he is running in December. Here's a new way to look at soft skills.

Duration:00:01:00

Serious Soft Skills Minute 9: Empathy

9/7/2018
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Bob Graham, cohost of the Serious Soft Skills Podcast, describes empathy in easy-to-understand terms. For a more detailed discussion, check out Serious Soft Skills Podcast Episode 9.

Duration:00:00:50

61: Able to Work Under Pressure

9/5/2018
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Pressure is one of the realities in today's fast-paced business environment. To not be able to deal well with pressure is to practically guarantee you will be ineffective in performing your job. Today, we will discuss dealign with pressure and give some tips for handling pressure at work. Cohosts Dr. Tobin Porterfield and Bob Graham discuss: Some suggestions for dealing with stress: Accept that stress is a part of life and work.Anticipate stressors.Don't take on other people's stress....

Duration:00:13:44

Serious Soft Skills Minute 8: Soft Skills Are Like Air

9/4/2018
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Bob Graham, cohost of the Serious Soft Skills Podcast, opens our eyes to how we often see soft skills and why it hurts our chances of achieving real success.

Duration:00:00:50

Serious Soft Skills Minute 7: Switching Things Up For A Better Result

8/31/2018
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Today, Bob Graham, cohost of the Serious Soft Skills Podcast, talks about how changing things up, whether in running or how you approach your day, can improve your situation. He suggests people try changing their attitude, with a positive attitude being one of the soft skills, to derive a different result at work.

Duration:00:01:06

60 Managing Relationships

8/29/2018
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Relationships are at the core of all business these days, so our ability to manage them is paramount if we are going to be successful in practically any job. In today’s episode, cohosts Dr. Tobin Porterfield and Bob Graham discuss: Here are some hints for better managing business relationships: Have you joined The Soft Skills Revolution at thesoftskillsrevolution.com? Why not? We are giving resources out for free to people interested in better understanding their soft skills. It's free...

Duration:00:12:58

Serious Soft Skills Minute 6: Getting Soft Skills into Your Resume and Cover Letter

8/27/2018
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Bob Graham, cohost of the Serious Soft Skills Podcast, explains how to integrate soft skills into your resume and cover letter to make yourself a more appealing candidate to employers.

Duration:00:00:59

Serious Soft Skills Minute 5: Doing Your Homework

8/23/2018
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Bob Graham, cohost of the Serious Soft Skills Podcast, explains how doing your homework on a job search makes a huge difference in your results.

Duration:00:00:50

59: Why Are We Leading The Soft Skills Revolution

8/22/2018
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People ask us all the time how we got into soft skills so today, we’re going to explain how each of us came to this place and why we know soft skills are so important. All that and more in a few seconds. Cohosts Dr. Tobin Porterfield and Bob Graham discuss: If you liked what you heard today or in another episode, then give us a great review on iTunes or wherever you get your podcasts. Share our podcast with someone you know. And by all means, go to TheSoftSkillsRevolution.com and join our...

Duration:00:16:29

Serious Soft Skills Minute 4: Hiring With The Wrong Focus

8/20/2018
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Dr. Tobin Porterfield, cohost of the Serious Soft Skills Podcast, explains how talent management and hiring managers are focusing on the wrong skills when evaluating candidates for jobs.

Duration:00:01:00

Serious Soft Skills Minute 3: Thinking about a Portfolio

8/16/2018
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Dr. Tobin Porterfield, cohost of the Serious Soft Skills Podcast, explains how we look at soft skills more robustly than others who have written about them.

Duration:00:01:26

58: Dealing with Ambiguity

8/15/2018
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The world is changing faster and faster. What seemed clear yesterday may not be clear today and who knows what tomorrow will bring? Dealing with ambiguity is not just a soft skill but a necessity in today’s workplace. We will discuss dealing with ambiguity and even give some hints for how to handle it. Cohosts Dr. Tobin Porterfield and Bob Graham discuss the following topics: A few hints for how we can ensure that we can deal with ambiguity. That’s it for this episode of the Serious Soft...

Duration:00:18:22

Serious Soft Skills Minute 2: What We Mean By Soft Skills

8/13/2018
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Dr. Tobin Porterfield, one of the cohosts of the Serious Soft Skills Podcast, explains what we mean when we say soft skills.

Duration:00:00:53

Serious Soft Skills Minute 1: Introduction

8/9/2018
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Bob Graham, one of the hosts of the Serious Soft Skills Podcast, introduces the new Serious Soft Skills Minute.

Duration:00:00:59