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The importance of soft skills: education beyond academic knowledge

@inproceedings{Schulz2008TheIO,
  title={The importance of soft skills: education beyond academic knowledge},
  author={Bernd Schulz},
  year={2008}
}
This paper makes a survey of the importance of soft skills in students’ lives both at college and after college. It discusses how soft skills complement hard skills, which are the technical requirements of a job the student is trained to do. The paper exhorts educators to take special responsibility regarding soft skills, because during students’ university time, educators have major influence on the development of their students’ soft skills. Embedding the training of soft skills into hard… Expand
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