Competition

Covid-19”, our generation will never forget how hard this pandemic was across the nations! Our country and other countries are financially suffering. On the other side, some of the multinational companies are firing their employees and some are hiring. Besides this, many people are choosing to go Freelance. But now the employment opportunities are increasing and the sad news is competition is still not decreased.

What If you are going for an interview with a Multinational Company and then they select you just by looking at  your resume? Surprised! After selecting You they will proceed for group discussion as this is the process of Recruitment in MNC’s. And What If they select you out there?Don’t be surprised, Being the part of MNC’s includes some kind of skills and I am here to discuss those skills.

Classification of skills

·Hard skills – Includes specific knowledge and abilities required for a success in job.

Soft skills – Represents your relationship with other people or how you approach your life and work.

Hard skills at workplace

– These skills are valuable for both employees and employers.

– By learning the right hard skills employees can perform their job more effectively and effieciently.

–  And by Hiring employees with hard skills, employers will get benefit of lower turnout rates, increase in productivity and employee satisfaction.

Below are mentioned Skills that Employers will love:

A] Computer Technology – Have you Ever noticed that employers prefer employees who has basic or intermediate knowledge in computer and technology? That is because in today’s world there are numerous of data in business, and through computers the workload can be reduced and productivity can be increased. Following are the most demanded computer skills which you should learn and mention in your resume.

Skills:

  1. Microsoft office suite
  2. Analytics
  3. Pivot table
  4. HTML
Courses available for free as well as in cheap rates.  Learn analytics from google Paid Course with certification from udemy  Learn Pivot Tables: Paid course and certification from Udemy  Learn From Microsoft, But before it make sure you have a free Microsoft account  MS office suite , paid course and certification from udemy Learn html for free   Paid Advanced Excel course

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B] Data Analysis – Highly Demanded! Data analysis is a process of inspecting, correcting, transforming and modelling data with the goal of discovering useful information, informing conclusions and supporting decision making. We can predict customer behaviour and trends through it.

There are Two another types of analysis, Business analysis and Financial Analysis. The most common thing between these two is both analysis will require data. Below are the most demanded skills and Best certified courses.

Skills :1. Data Mining2. Data Presentation3. Database managementCourses: paid data analysis course with udemy Data Science with udemy Learn data analysis with excel from EDX Learn data presentation with EDX Learn Data analysis with coursera*Learn Data base management

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C] Sales and Marketing – If there is business there must be sales. It is essential and foremost thing. And to sale something is the most important in job. You must pursue or have soft skills for sales which we will discuss later. Looking with today’s scenario everything is going online and If you have a business you should learn to take your business online and the employee should learn to stabilize the online business and to generate more sales. Below are demanded skills:

Skills:1.Digital marketing2.Search Engine Optimization (SEO)3.Search Engine Marketing (SEM)4.Marketing Campaign Management5. Content Management SystemCourses:  Learn Digital marketing with internshala Learn Digital marketing with udemy– – Search engine optimization course with udemy Learn CMS via PHP with udemy FREE SEO courseFREE SEO course from skillshare

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D] Web Development and Cloud Computing – New websites are created every second and approximately 6100 apps are released. So if you know how to create a website and make changes, you will be valuable to any business or company.

Keeping aside Web development, there is Cloud Computing which mainly aims to allow consumers and businesses to use applications without installation and access their personal files at any computer with internet access. The best examples of it are Facebook, G-mail, Google drive. Learn the below skills and always be valuable.

Skills :1. Android Development2.2. IOS app development3.3. Web architecture And Android framework4.4.Angular and node apps5. Cloud ArchitectureCourses: Web specialist certification By google  – Free course with udemy  – Web development by coursera  – Free android development by udemy  – Learn angular FREE with udemy  – Learn cloud computing with google

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  • This are the top hard skills which are never going down from the market.
  • Remember, before learning any course you should have curiosity to know more about the course and field. Because every job will be hard until you don’t have passion for that particular post of job.

 

Soft Skills at Workplace :

– These skills help prepare employees for leadership positions.

– Now-a-days we students possess benefit that our Education board added a subject in college, Business Communication skills.

The Top 5 Soft skills are mentioned as under:

A] Communication skills = Benefits of having effective communication:

If managers have it

  • Giving clear sense of direction.
  • Building Team
  • Taking risk but not betting company
  • Listening with patience; acting with courage.
If the whole organization have it

  • Increased productivity
  • Better workplace and relationships
  • Acceptance of change
  • Decreased Absenteeism
  • Reduced Staff turnover
  • Reduced cost

 

 

B] Problem Solving and its benefits:– ability to solve problems in effective and timely manner.

  • Students can make sense of mathematical ideas.
  • Encourages students to believe in thier ability to think mathematically
  • Develops mathematical power.
C]  Teamwork and its benefits:

  • Idea generation
  • Sharing workload
  • Makes work more fun
  • Brings in various personality types
  • Boosts productivity

 

 

D] Time management

  • Deliever work on time
  • Provide better quality of work
  • Less stress and anxiety
  • Improved Quality of life
  • More time for leisure and recreation.
E] Decision making

  • Stands out and make you outstanding
  • Raises professional profile
  • Offers the leader the key to speedy results.

 

The training of developing soft skills starts when students comes in college.

And in the end, there is only one thing to say that If you are reading this and finding job the very first thing to start is developing soft skills. Start communicating well professionally as well as personally. Read books, listen podcasts, write hobbies , start planning your schedule, built self confidence , Take calculative risk but

Don’t do betting.

Authored by-

  • Ms. Harshi Soni – Management trainee – TVC
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  • JG College Of Commerce, Ahmedabad, Batch 2018-19