Items filtered by date: September 2018

Soft skills matter – Jim Garrison, Founder & President, Ubiquity University

A recent study in the United States shows that 93% of employees consider soft skills as, if not more, important than hard skills. A Human Capital Survey by Deloitte indicates that the top mega trend in the US since 2016 is building highly empowered soft skill teams. In a world of escalating hyper-complexity and competition, soft skills matter. Who you are becomes as important as what you know. Companies that understand this and hire people who work well with others are gaining the competitive edge.


I am media’s favourite punching bag: Ranil

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe evoked Voltaire last evening as he defended the extent of media freedom in the country, while at the same time poking fun at some of the negative press coverage that has followed him since taking office three years ago.

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