Insight on soft skills in apprenticeship programs

31.08.20 11:49 AM By joshmorby

Why Apprenticeships Should Go Soft

 Interesting insight in this article. Read more stories like this one from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation report, saying thing like  “coping with new hires who are unsure of how to write a professional email, struggle to organize and prioritize tasks, or have a difficult time collaborating with coworkers.” A survey of more than 1,000 hiring managers by the Society for Human Resource Management yielded a similar finding: About one-third cited a lack of soft skills among candidates as the reason they had trouble filling positions.