Learn Soft Skills in Boston, Massachusetts

Training courses, certificates, diplomas or degree programs of Soft Skills for students in Boston, MA

Total 81 training courses and degree programs available.

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

Course Format: Public Course / Instructor-Led / Open Enrollment
School/Trainer: AMA - American Management Association
Training Center(s)/Venue(s): Arlington, Atlanta, Boston, Denver, Chicago, Dallas, Houston, Las Vegas, New York, San Francisco, United States

How You Will Benefit
Develop a clear definition of your top priorities and the results you want
Achieve balance and increase productivity through a weekly and daily planning process
End self-defeating behavior and gain the necessary security you need to change
Develop strong relationships based on mutual trust
Be prepared to deal with difficult circumstances before they happen
What You Will Cover
Habit 1: Be Proactive—Recognize how choices based on personal experience or beliefs can profoundly impact your effectiveness, both positively and negatively
Habit 2: Begin with the End in Mind—Develop a clear definition of what is and is not important to you by creating the most important roadmap you’ll ever have: Your Personal Mission Statement
Habit 3: Put First Things First—Increase the balance and fulfillment of your professional and personal life by investing a few minutes each day in the same planning process used by many of the world’s most successful people
Habit 4: Think Win-Win—Build a team that finds faster and better solutions through clear expectations, shared responsibilities, and an understanding of priorities
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Goal-Setting in the Workplace

Course Format: Online / Virtual Classroom / Webinar
School/Trainer: Online Institute of America

Learning how to effectively set goals at work will help you become more productive and will give you a greater sense of pride and satisfaction in your job. In addition, you will be able to transfer many of your goal setting skills from the workplace to other areas of your life. This will allow you to take greater control over your personal and career development. This course will teach you the characteristics of effective goals, the steps involved in the goal setting process, and ways to overcome barriers to achieving goals. Through scenarios, exercises, and engaging interactivities, this course will help you take your goal setting skills to the next level.

At the conclusion of this course, you should be able to:
•Effectively identify the goal setting and achievement steps
•Establish focus and direction, improves on the job performance and accountabilityeffective goals and the steps involved in the goal-setting process.

Effective Professional Communications

Course Format: Online / Virtual Classroom / Webinar
School/Trainer: Texas Southern University

Communication is a process of transferring information from one person to another. Communications is the cement that holds workplaces together and ensures that organizations are productive, profitable, and successful. People tend to think of communications as only the words they say or write, but it is so much more than that. Communications includes the environment it is used in, how words are said, non-verbal and cultural aspects, and how the communicator’s personality affects their style. To be an effect professional, workers should understand the various elements that make up effective communication. This course is designed with the general business communicator in mind.

At the conclusion of this course, learners will be able to:

•Describe effective professional communications
•List ways that communications can break down
•State the components of effective professional communications
•Explain behavioral communication styles
•Describe ways to effectively communicate with different communication styles

Effective Interpersonal Communication and Assertion Skills

Course Format: Online / Virtual Classroom / Webinar
School/Trainer: UTA - Division for Enterprise Development

Leaders and managers need effective interpersonal and communication skills. In this course you will be introduced to the basics of certain styles of interpersonal communication and ways to enhance effectiveness in communication.

Developing Character for Perseverance and Resilience

Course Format: Online / Virtual Classroom / Webinar
School/Trainer: Skillsoft

Some people seem to rise effortlessly through the ranks of the organization. You might equate this success with natural ability, talent, and business acumen. However, there’s often another story behind this success: the challenges and the setbacks that had to be overcome, and the approach that led to achievement. Because setbacks are an inevitable part of daily life, you must develop an attitude of perseverance and resilience in order to reach your goals. From changes in the economic climate to the loss of working resources, setbacks are challenges you encounter and must somehow overcome. This course gives you the tools you need for developing an attitude that allows you to bounce back from setbacks and forge ahead. By showing you how to internalize setbacks and see the opportunity in challenges, this course helps you reach your goals using perseverance and resilience in the face of challenging circumstances.

Target Audience
Individuals wanting to develop their abilities in managing setbacks, challenges, or obstacles in their work

Expected Duration (hours)

Lesson Objectives

Developing Character for Perseverance and Resilience
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Personal Creativity

Course Format: Online / Virtual Classroom / Webinar
School/Trainer: Delaware State University Adult & Continuing Education

This course addresses Personal Creativity. Through tools and exercises drawn from Adrian Brown’s book, Creativity & Innovation, it seeks to help unlock the creativity within individuals.

By stimulating creativity through various techniques (mind-mapping, DO-IT, SCAMPER, right and left brain thinking) participants learn to tap into their personal creativity and apply it to organizational challenges.

After completing this Course, you should be able to:
•Describe the basis of personal creativity
•Explain the uses of creative tools
•Distinguish between vertical and lateral thinking
•Employ creative tools like SCAMPER, random input, mind mapping, and DO IT
•Describe the key characteristics of personal creativity
•Assess the issues surrounding measuring creativity

Target Audience: This course is designed for adult learners interested in exploring and expanding their personal and professional creativity.

Level/Prerequisites: Introductory/No Prerequisites

Estimated time to complete: 3-5 hours

Engineering Soft Skills (Certificate)

Course Format: Online / Virtual Classroom / Webinar
School/Trainer: NJIT Continuing Professional Education

NJIT’s graduate certificate in Engineering Soft Skills is designed to produce business-savvy engineers. Engineers who not only understand technology but also the essential principals of business, law, global marketing, finance, management, new media based communication, and sustainability issues have a tremendous competitive advantage in the business world. This certificate will provide competency in the fields of finance, marketing, management, legal issues and sustainability. This knowledge gives NJIT certificate students an advantage because skills in business, technology management and entrepreneurship resonate with industry.


Course Format: Online / Virtual Classroom / Webinar
School/Trainer: A. Ikompass

Have you been in situations where you wish you had been more assertive, or less aggressive? This course will equip you to identify your style, and to be able to express yourself in a manner that is respectful to yourself and others.

Conflict Management

Course Format: Online / Virtual Classroom / Webinar
School/Trainer: A. Ikompass

Conflicts, whether we like it or not, are a part of our lives. Conflicts can fall within a continuum ranging from a discussion to a heated exchange of words (or in some cases, fists!) Successfully learning to manage conflicts will help us in every part of our life. In our course, you will learn to identify situations of conflict, understand the cause of the conflict, and learn to use effective strategies to deal with any situation of conflict.

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