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40+ Types of Soft Skill

 , December 11, 2015 updated on May 01, 2019
Soft skills are a broad and diverse set of abilities that require tacit knowledge that is difficult to measure quantitatively. Although they can be taught and acquired, they are considered more difficult to transfer than other professional skills as they are greatly influenced by cognitive factors such as personality and long term processes such as work experience. The following soft skills are commonly listed on job descriptions and resumes.
Overview: Soft Skills
TypeBusiness Skill
DefinitionSkills that require tacit knowledge and abilities.
Related ConceptsEmotional Intelligence
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