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One of the core emotional intelligence skills is social skills.
Social skills are essential for workplace success. Also called “interpersonal skills,” social skills are what we all use to interact and communicate with other people. These skills include both verbal skills (the way you speak to other people) and nonverbal skills (your body language, gestures, and eye contact).
In the following video by TED, Julian Treasure will explain how to speak so that people want to listen.
Furthermore, the worksheet will give you an opportunity to reflect on this topic and think about the social skills that you find important and skills that you would like to improve.

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  • Worksheet for Social Skills activity

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This badge is issued for learning and thinking about social skills. 
Owners of this badge demonstrate awareness of the social skills, having the ability to reflect on the skills for improvement, and committing to making changes in their behavior.
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In order to receive the badge, please complete the worksheet and upload the evidence.
Follow steps to think of many different social skills, reflect on what are the most important to you, and commit to improving one of the social skills. Upload the filled-in worksheet. Share your research results about one or more of the following:
1. What inspired you in the video?
2. What was the surprising/challenging part of the worksheet?

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