Soft Skills: An Introduction

  Employers often throw around the phrase “soft skills” ambiguously. What are soft skills? How are they different from hard skills? Why do they matter, and how can I develop them? Throughout this series, we’ll delve into all of these questions – but first, let’s assign some concrete definitions: Hard skills are often referred to … Continue reading Soft Skills: An Introduction

Are You Overlooking This Essential Skill?

As college students, we are pretty much always on the job hunt for the duration of our four (or five) years. So whether you're a freshman or a victory-lapper, this is important for you to understand. As Purdue students, we are being exposed to technologies, theories, and constantly being put in situations to apply our knowledge … Continue reading Are You Overlooking This Essential Skill?