Badges

Workplace Skills Badges

Here you will find the Workplace Skills Badges offered on SkillsBuild for Students. Click any badge to see more information and add it to your queue.

Working in a Digital World- Professional Skills

 

This badge earner has an understanding of key skills for professional success and core soft skills needed in the IT workforce. This knowledge of skills and behaviors includes: creating and delivering presentations; using agile approaches for working professionally to deliver quality work and experiences to customers; collaborating effectively with teams; communicating with impact; dealing with challenges in a controlled and focused manner; and solving problems and implementing solutions.

 

 

Job Application Essentials

 

This badge earner has demonstrated a strong understanding of how to position themself effectively for their first job opportunity. The individual knows how to build a strong, professional social media and online presence; how to conduct thorough and effective workplace research personalized to their interests and skills; and how to create a strong entry-level resume, even without any prior work experience. The earner has also practiced interviewing professionally.

 

 

Explorations Into Mindfulness

 

This badge earner has developed an understanding of mindfulness concepts and techniques, and has learned how to apply mindfulness practices for various situations. The individual has an understanding of how to further develop focus and self-awareness. Badge earners can use these skills as a foundation for further study in mindfulness and to apply mental and emotional management in any career path they choose.

 

 

Enterprise Design Thinking Practitioner

 

This earner has acquired knowledge of applying Enterprise Design Thinking and its value. As a Practitioner, the badge earner finds opportunities to try it out in their every day work.

 

 

Enterprise Design Thinking Co-Creator

 

As a Co-Creator, this badge earner is an active contributor on Enterprise Design Thinking engagements. They help bring real-world user outcomes to life by growing collaboration skills and finding opportunities to step up and lead.