August 23, 2019

The Importance of Soft Skills: MBA Programs Push Emotional Intelligence Courses

Interesting article on MBA programs that are teaching soft skills to their students. The Financial Times’ 2018 Skills Gap survey suggests that employers are looking for candidates who pass what one assistant dean at Fuqua calls the “layover test” — someone that you would be comfortable being stranded with at the airport (or at a late night at work).