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- Available Lessons: 32
- Average Lesson Length: 8 min
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Watch a preview:chapter 1 / lesson 1What Are Soft Skills? - Definition & Examples
Course SummaryThis course uses simple, concise video lessons to help engineers better understand and implement soft skills in the work environment. The course can help your company's engineers improve their communication, problem-solving and presentation skills.
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About This Course
Our course is broken down into sections of short video lessons that simplify these sometimes complex concepts. Throughout this course, employees will learn communication, problem solving and presentation skills as they relate to a more efficient and collaborative work environment.
How It Works
Taught by expert instructors, our short video lessons can be watched at any time. With the ability to easily navigate through a lesson to meet the needs of the individual, your employees will appreciate the program's flexibility. Employees will use this course to:
- Watch informative video lessons about soft skills for engineers
- Take a self-assessment quiz at the end of each lesson to check their understanding of the topic
- Assess understanding of the chapter's key concepts with examinations
- Verify the course's concept with a course examination
How It Helps
- Improve understanding: Employees will gain a deeper understanding and appreciation for creativity, innovation, change and the knowledge economy.
- Develop communication:Engineers will improve aspects of communication for a more productive work environment.
- Problem-solving skills: These lessons will help your employees implement effective problem skills when working in a team.
- Appreciate adaptability:Your employees will come to appreciate the importance of adaptability in the workplace and how to implement this concept in strategic planning
|Chapter||Topics & Objectives|
|Creativity, Innovation, and Change and the Knowledge Economy||Learn what these concepts mean and their importance in business.|
|What Is Collaboration in the Workplace? - Definition, Benefits & Examples||Understand what collaboration means in the workplace.|
|Problem Solving in High-Performing Teams||Assess how engineers can use problem solving skills when working in high performance teams.|
|Adaptability in the Workplace: Strategies & Importance||Analyze strategies for implementing adaptability.|
|Characteristics of Technical Communication||Understand the characteristics that make technical communication unique.|
|Practicing a Presentation: Importance, Techniques & Feedback||Learn the importance of presentations, techniques to improve.|
|Leadership in Engineering: Skills & Strategies||Identify leadership skills and strategies specifically tailored to engineers|
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