I am at school and I want to develop my 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.
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
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?
Rate and improve your skills
Discover what you’re good at and find out which skills might need improving
Develop your skills and discover new ones
Learn how to find out the things you’re good at and turn them to your advantage when the time comes to look for work
Discover the benefits of creative thinking
Creative thinking can solve a variety of challenges in many different situations – as these students found out.
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.
Making ideas happen
Get proactive and bring your ideas to life. You never know what opportunities could arise or what you might achieve
Negotiating or persuading?
Can you spot the difference between negotiation and persuasion? Test yourself in this conversation between friends
Putting enterprise skills in to practice
Do you think like an entrepreneur? Test yourself and find out if your approach to a school or college activity is similar
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
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.