Once you have finished school and you have started to develop yourself in your chosen field whether in your chosen profession work, there will come a time when you ask yourself “how can I grow as a professional?” or “how can I grow as an entrepreneur?”
Whether you are an employee or an entrepreneur, knowing how you can develop your skills is important because it can lead to higher incomes and situations become more interesting. Developing one’s self is perhaps very stressful to many people, but luckily there’s a lot of good research that has been done on success in the workplace that we can apply to our own professional development.
According to an article published by Rachel Gillett of Business Insider Australia, there are 16 skills that may be difficult to learn, but are so important and beneficial to your life.
Empathy is one of the skills that Rachel discusses in her article. Even if you are highly skilled and knowledgeable, but you don’t care about the people around you including your family, friends, and colleagues, it is still worthless.
An underrated skill, yet very useful is the ability to sleep well. Having a restful night can help your life a lot whether you are an entrepreneur, a professional, or an employee.
You can read the full article right here: https://www.businessinsider.com.au/skills-that-will-pay-off-forever-2017-7#/#empathy-1