I am at sixth form 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.
Rate and improve your skills
Discover what you’re good at and find out which skills might need improving
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
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 your personality type
Understanding different types of personalities can help you know yourself and people you deal with every day.
How to be more efficient
Can’t focus on revision? Never have enough time to finish projects? There’s a way to make the journey easier.
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
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
The workplace challenge
Prove you can handle yourself and overcome challenges to learn new ways to cope with pressure in the workplace
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.