Soft Skills

21st Century Skills for the Workforce Certificate

You have the technical know-how, the hard skills, to complete your job competently. But companies in the 21st Century are looking for employees with other skills as well, the "soft skills". These soft skills, like collaboration, critical thinking, and creativity, set employees apart from their colleagues. The W's 21st Century Skills for the Workforce certificate can help you harness the soft skills that are in high demand.

The cost of the certificate program is $59 per course. Courses last six weeks and are self-guided online. Once you have completed the required number of courses, you can apply for a non-credit certificate from The W.

Courses

Choose three (3) courses from the list below to receive a certificate in 21st Century Skills for the Workforce:

Creative Thinking in the Workplace

Participants will learn why creativity is a critical 21st Century skill and learn how to develop it use in all areas of your life.

Critical Thinking in the Workplace

Participants will develop strategies for effectively collaboration with coworkers by using knowledge of personality types.

Collaboration in the Workplace

Participants will learn how to establish shared goals or vision in all areas of your life.

Communication in the Workplace

Participants will evaluate their current communication skills and determine areas of growth.

 

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The W offers undergraduate and graduate degrees that can help you advance your career even further.