Engage in activities that stretch you.

Leadership and Soft Skills for Students by Cary J. Green, PhD

Look for and take advantage of opportunities to learn, and engage in activities that stretch you. If you are complacent or if you merely are not looking for the chance to learn, excellent opportunities will pass you by. Although you may not be disadvantaged directly, you certainly will lose the chance to grow.

 

Be a lifelong learner

Leadership and Soft Skills for Students by Cary J. Green, PhD

Commitment to lifelong learning is critical to your continual progress and is a key characteristic of leaders who conquer increasingly difficult challenges.