The Lion's Roar

The impact of soft skills in the real world

Anna Bass, an instructor of management and business administration, conducts a mock interview with one of her students. Mock interviews are one of the avenues students can pursue to improve their soft skills in the real world.

Johnathan Zeringue, Staff Reporter

May 14, 2019

Students may overlook the importance of soft skills that are crucial for long-term career success. Soft skills refer to a combination of skills like communication, self-motivation, teamwork and leadership abilities, which help individuals interact effectively with one another and establish a quality...

Students seek employment at ‘Part-time Job Fair’

Jadyn Mumphrey, a junior family and consumer sciences major, speaks with a representative from Salad Station about employment opportunities.

Shaelyn Martinez, Staff Reporter

May 3, 2019

The Student Union Breezeway was filled with venders from around Hammond, as students walked through, to promote their businesses for the "Part-time Job Fair." Vendors and students came together on Thursday, May 2 from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. for this semesterly event. The Office of Career Services...