I am at sixth form and I want to develop my mindset and skills for work
Fine tune your talents, uncover new ones and put them into action.
Listening and problem solving skills can be essential in the workplace
Our campaign shows how these skills can be vital in different work place situations. See more information on how you can master them and develop other key skills with LifeSkills.
The Dictionary of Skills
Give your CV or job application a serious boost with the right skills and descriptions.
Black employees in the workplace
Diversity and racial equality in the workplace have never been so important, watch our film to find out why.
Diversity and inclusion in the workplace
Learn about diversity and inclusion at work – what it means, why it’s important and how to find a diverse and inclusive employer.
Put your everyday digital skills to work
How many of your online activities could be useful in a work environment? Click the ones you think might be helpful.
Growth mindset for students – what is a growth mindset?
Find out about growth mindset, what it means and how it can help you to get ahead at school, college, university or in everyday life.
Rate and improve your skills
Discover what you’re good at and find out which skills might need improving
Discover the value of people skills
Of all the skills you’ll collect in life, people skills may be your most valuable, helping you in and out of work.
Discover your personality type
Understanding different types of personalities can help you know yourself and people you deal with every day.
Know your skills
Make yourself aware of the skills you possess by looking at how you already use them to overcome life’s little challenges
Making ideas happen
Get proactive and bring your ideas to life. You never know what opportunities could arise or what you might achieve
Put your skills to the test
You’ve got the skills, now it’s time to put them in to practice, testing them in real-life scenarios
6 stages of problem solving
Check out this fun animation that explains the six simple steps to help you solve your problems and get on with things
How to get presentations right
There’s a right (and wrong) way to communicate complex info. How many skills do you have to craft top presentations?
Why you should consider learning how to code
Even if you don’t fancy a career in technology, understanding basic coding can seriously boost your career prospects.