Skills Are Freedom. Get Skilled Up! Learning knows no age. No matter how old you are you can always learn something new.
As quoted, “life has no age bars because learning has no age limits so you can start from where you are and reach wherever you want to be by learning every day”. It not only helps a person enhance their personality but also get confident in oneself.
So, here is a great opportunity when we are all are stuck at home and have ample time to list our strengths and weaknesses to work on them. We should step out of your comfort zone and work on those fields that make us feel strong and confident for a better future.
5 Basic Skills Everybody Can Learn
1.How to Write
Writing doesn’t mean one should have a blog or a page where you are supposed to write lengthy articles with tough words. But, one can always improve their writing skills daily by writing a paragraph of 50 to 100 words or by maintaining a daily diary to share personal experiences. This will not only help you write better but also help increase your observational skill that could be a great exercise for your brain.
2-Learn New Language
A Czech proverb says,” You live a new life for every new language you speak. If you know only one language you live only once.”So now is the ample time to explore language tutorials on youtube to learn a new language like-french, german, etc. Go grab this opportunity and add an extra star to your life.
Learning art helps to enhance our personality. The drawing/painting or any other form of art will help you not only spend your time doing something creative but also help improve and widen your vision towards different things you see. It will help you become more observant and also helps in reducing stress.
4-A Basic Understanding of Technology
The world is slowly been taken over by the internet and technology. Learning some basics of technology will not only help you improve your learning in a new field but also make your self dependent to fix your own thing by looking for solutions on the internet and also save your money. Educate yourself on technology, it will help you in the long run. Learning basic programming skill or software can also help you in adding value to your resume.
5-Essential Survival Skills
This lockdown has taught us the importance of skills that are crucial for our survival. We all should know some basic tips and tricks that will help us in our day to day life to make things easy for ourselves. Basic level of cooking that will help keep our body healthy and not let us starve in hunger. We should all learn to do a bit of exercise that keeps our body fit and strong. It is also crucial to learn how to do basic first aid skills that will help us in the time of emergency and some DIYs for our day to day survival
Remember ! the beautiful thing about learning is that nobody can take it from us. Our learning does come to rescue in the time of difficulty in some of the other ways. As quoted by Peter Drucker“there is nothing useless as doing efficiently that which should not be done at all”