• Podcast 8: Soft Skills That Guide Organizational Change, Vision

    Hosts Dr. Tobin Porterfield and Bob Graham look at the soft skills that guide an organization and its culture toward change and a shared vision.   Bob Graham ('0:00'): Coming up, we're going to talk about the list of soft skills that play the most prominent role in organizations and
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  • Podcast 7: Group Soft Skills That Help Lead Teams, Fuel Innovation

    Hosts Dr. Tobin Porterfield and Bob Graham talk about specific soft skills that fuel innovation and guide you when you are working in a group. Bob Graham ('0:00'): Coming up, we're going to talk about some specific soft skills that guide you when you are working in a group. That and more in
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  • Podcast 6: Nexus Soft Skills Backing One-On-One Interactions

    Hosts Dr. Tobin Porterfield and Bob Graham discuss the soft skills necessary to foster good one-on-one communications. Bob Graham '0:00': Coming we're going to talk about the specific soft skills that can make or break your discussion with another person. That and more in just a few
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  • Podcast 5: The First Step To Improve Your Soft Skills

    Dr. Tobin Porterfield and Bob Graham take a deeper dive into one of the key areas of soft skills: Individual soft skills. We’re also going to talk about how best to get moving toward improving your soft skills. Bob Graham ‘0:00’:  Coming up, we’re going to take a deeper dive into one of the
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  • Time Management Tools to Consider

    Time management can be a difficult soft skill for many people to master. We have seen our own set of problems with mastering this soft skill. Here are a few tips and strategies to employ: 1. Use notecards, a new notecard for each day. This strategy works best when you are tracking one day
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  • Podcast 4: New Soft Skills Research Revealed

    Hosts Dr. Tobin Porterfield and Bob Graham share some cutting-edge research on soft skills we obtained from a survey of almost 500 business people. They further dig into results among various groups, including people seeking jobs, workers without leadership roles, mid-level managers,
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  • Podcast 3: The Most Important Soft Skill, Maybe

    Today we are going to look at arguably what is one of the most important soft skills, one that sets the stage for so many other soft skills to appear. Will you agree or disagree with our host? Bob Graham ‘0:00’: Coming up, we are going to look at arguably what is one of the most important
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  • Acting To Build Soft Skills

    Each summer more than 100 children of all ages come together to put together a summer production at a church located in Stewartstown, Pa. For more than 10 years, one or more of our nieces and nephews have been involved in this production, whether on stage, behind the scenes, in the orchestra,
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  • Podcast 2: The Story of Doug, Who Has Poor Soft Skills

    You may have heard about soft skills, but you may not know who in your office needs to use them and why. We'll explain it all. Bob Graham '0:00': You may have heard about soft skills, but you may not know who in your office needs to use them and why. We will enlighten you in just a few
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  • Podcast 1: What Are Soft Skills Anyway?

    Hosts Dr. Tobin Porterfield and Bob Graham explain what soft skills are, using powerful examples from business.  Bob Graham '0:22': We’re going to explain what soft skills are in general, and explain them in a way that gives people a better understanding. Let’s start with the big question
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