Written by Milena Sapey on 2020-07-09. Posted in Voluntario Global Info
Public speaking is the ability to communicate clearly and effectively in front of both familiar and unfamiliar people. Even though you may think it's not a volunteering-related skill, public speaking will be involved.
Written by Milena Sapey on 2020-07-16. Posted in Voluntario Global Info
Ethics and commitment are soft skills strongly related to the work environment, but they also take place in our involvement with any kind of institution. How is that ethics is a skill?
Written by Marina Cruzet & Evane Gnabouyou on 2020-04-26. Posted in Voluntario Global Info
To understand how covid-19 affects NGOs, we met with Maria del Carmen, one of the coordinators at the community nursery project.
Written by Milena Sapey on 2020-07-23. Posted in Voluntario Global Info
The initiative involves the ability to proactively propose ideas or solutions and act consequently. This soft skill is highly appreciated in the professional environment, but it is also very helpful for personal growth.
Written by Milena Sapey on 2020-07-31. Posted in Voluntario Global Info
Two of the skills related to how to handle difficult situations are conflict management and problem-solving. They might seem similar, so we should start by defining both of them.
Written by Milena Sapey on 2020-08-06. Posted in Voluntario Global Info
Open-mindedness involves the ability to be open to new ideas, experiences, theories, people, and ways of living. It is also about adopting a fair and respectful attitude towards opinions, beliefs, and practices that differ from one's own. One of the main factors in this skill is tolerance: being well disposed implies accepting others without judging, negatively criticizing or being unpleasant.
Written by Marina Cruzet & Evane Gnabouyou on 2020-05-01. Posted in Community Development
To understand how COVID-19 affects the world, we talked to Steve Sclar, co-director of The Omprakash Foundation.
Written by Milena Sapey on 2020-08-11. Posted in Voluntario Global Info
Learning to manage stress may be one of the most difficult soft skills to develop. Other soft skills can have a positive effect and help to take over stressful situations, such as flexibility or time management.
Voluntario Global helps local communities by being available to discuss anything that local organizations need, and offering ideas for further change and development.
Location: General Pacheco. Buenos Aires. Argentina