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Learn Skills

Learn Skills

The Corporate Youth Initiative of Fojen Foundation is helping undergraduates earn the right and required skills for the corporate world

Start A New Future Before Graduation

Start A New Future Before Graduation

Graduate recruiters look for specific job skills and competencies. These are what they have judged you need to do the job and work in their organisation. They might seem straightforward in job descriptions: communication, teamwork and problem solving are just a few. However this is the most common area of confusion for students and graduates […]

The 10 Skills Employers Most Want In Graduates

The 10 Skills Employers Most Want In Graduates

The good news for grads: No matter what you have studied in school, whether anthropology or French or computer science, you will have had to learn the top five skills on the list. The trick is to demonstrate that you have those skills through your cover letter, résumé and interview. Think about class projects where […]

Five Soft Skills that Help Youth Succeed at Work

Five Soft Skills that Help Youth Succeed at Work

Social skills Social skills are a cluster of skills necessary to get along well with others, including respecting others and expressing appreciation, resolving conflict, and behaving according to social norms. Social skills predict all four types of workforce outcomes (employment, performance, income/wages, and entrepreneurial success), are sought by employers, and are seen as critically important […]