11 Life Skills That Are Also Awesome Career Skills --- 11 Life Skills That Are Also Awesome Career Skills — Social media expertise. Moderating the historic roommate debate (negotiation). Juggling more than one group text. Getting into clubs. Splitting the bill. Crafting your image. Being the ultimate gamer (problem-solving). Being an empathetic listener. Questioning the status quo. Following your culinary instincts (improvising/thinking on your feet). Practicing patience.