#48 Your Career Growth Depends on These 3 Skills

Season #1

In this episode, we delve into the three essential skills that are required for you to take your career to the next level. From self-awareness and self-management, to effective communication, and problem solving and critical thinking, we'll break down what these skills are, why they're important, and how you can develop them. Whether you're looking to advance in your current role or make a career change, these skills will be invaluable for your professional development.


  • Learn how to be self-aware, understand your strengths and weaknesses, and set goals for personal growth
  • Discover how self-management and emotional intelligence can improve your work relationships and increase your chances for advancement
  • Understand the importance of effective communication skills in the workplace and how to improve your ability to communicate with others
  • Develop your problem-solving and critical-thinking skills to become a better decision-maker and leader.


  • Start building self-awareness and self-management skills to improve your personal and professional growth
  • Emotional intelligence is a vital skill that can improve your relationships in the workplace
  • Communication skills are necessary to excel in your career and can be improved with practice and feedback
  • Problem-solving and critical thinking are important skills for leaders to have in order to make effective decisions.


  • "We cannot improve until we know where to improve. Self-awareness is just like looking in the mirror. We don't present ourselves to others until we get with the image that we see."
  • "When you start to get clear on your ideas, on your feedback, on what it is that you want and being able to express that, it's gonna be able to show a lot of gaps in you as well."
  • "Communication is the key to being able to lead people. You are able to give them the encouragement that they need and also push them in the right direction."



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