Soft Skills

  • Building Personal and Professional Resilience – with Joanna Young
    Joanna explained that we are so used to being under pressure that we don’t realise the impact it is having on us - and those around us. Understanding what resilience is and how it affects us provides the imperative to act and improve our ability to bounce back.
  • What is curiosity and why is it important for us to harness this skill? Check out Karen Kwong’s presentation to find out the key drivers to help you get the best out of your career [no sound].
  • What does it take to be a successful investment professional? CFA UK recently undertook research to find out what skills and competencies employers look for when they recruit investment professionals. This involved interviews with front office investment and learning & development professionals f...
  • Presenting is an essential responsibility for many finance professionals.
  • Learn how to present yourself with impact and charisma. Knowledge is vital; however, successful investment professionals know that the power of presence and presentation is what wins clients and influences people. You'll even learn to become your own "presence" coach – a skill some people invest...
  • In this blog post that originally appeared on Enterprising Investor James Ware, CFA, discusses effective and concise communication.
  • This webinar provides guidance and insights on how to improve your listening skills.