8 Skills We Sometimes Forget to Appreciate

little big things

The little big things

Do you know someone who has a skill most people over-look or under-value? Share them. Let them know. So many things go un-acknowledged. here’s your chance.

  1. Being able to communicate complex things in a simple way, without using 1000 words
  2. Creating graphs that are sound, valid and communicative
  3. Understanding (actual) risk & consequence
  4. Articulating what you’reĀ passionateĀ about
  5. Knowing how to make other people excited about what we’re excited about
  6. Listening
  7. Being able to disagree
  8. Being (and remaining) objective

Jye Smith is currently Senior Vice President, Head of Strategy & Operations, Asia Pacific at Weber Shandwick. Ranked in B&Ts 30 Under 30, Jye a regular keynote speaker and workshop facilitator who specialises in digital and social media strategist.

There are 3 comments for this article
  1. Kristin Rohan at 8:00 pm

    Hello Jye – this is a great list & certainly includes some very important qualities. I also like this post because it’s positive & encourages me to appreciate the helpful & effective people in my life.

    Thanks – keep writing – I always like to read stuff like this.

    kristin rohan

  2. Jye Author at 7:33 am

    Hey Kristin,

    Thanks so much for your kind words :)