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10 Skills That Cannot Go Out of Fashion

10 Skills That Cannot Go Out of Fashion

Do you have an obsession with going along with trends?

The following trend is a good idea, but what about having things that cannot go out of trend or fashion?

Isn’t it a good idea to grab things that remain fresh and new in every trend?

Today I am going to share a list of 8 skills that cannot go out of the fashion. These are as fresh and trendy as they were in the last decade. No digital shift can change the demand for these, they would not only give you confidence but also advance your career.

Here we go.

  1. Creativity
  2. Management
  3. Active listening and learning
  4. Synchronization with others
  5. Complex problem solving
  6. Negotiation
  7. Quality control
  8. Decision making


Creativity is a soft skill that comes from knowledge, practice, and discipline. Creativity can also be defined as the quality or ability to perform or think something differently and uniquely. Further, creativity can be shown in so many ways. Like you can be creative in fashion designing, writing, singing, and cooking.

For example, the various dance forms came from someone's creative mind. One who loved to dance slowly he thought of Salsa. More energetic one thought of Bhangra. They all came from a unique way of thinking.

That is creativity.


Management is a buzzword. Management is organizing work or something in a doable way. As entrepreneurship is increasing, they need to manage their work, finance, product, and whatnot. Management is the skill we do not require only in business but in our personal lives also.

You must have heard saying someone that ‘it is necessary to manage the personal life and professional life to stay concentrated and hustle-free.’ This is the mantra of a successful life.

Active Listening and Learning

Nowadays the youngsters have unmatchable energy. They want to learn everything. Active listening and learning are very important and need of the hour to remain in the race of this fast-paced world.

Synchronization with Others

Co-ordination is the key. How well you can communicate with others or co-ordinate with them tells a lot about you.

An African proverb tells everything about co-ordination. It says ‘if you want to go quickly, go alone, but if you want to go far, go together.’

These lines describe the power of co-ordination very beautifully.

If you want to achieve sound outcomes, just learn to co-ordinate.

Complex Problem-Solving

Problem-solving is not limited to solve academic problems only. It also refers to handle difficult or unexpected situations in front of you. To find the most effective solution for a problem is not only helps in your business but also makes your life so easy.

Observation, knowledge, and practice will help you to improve your complex problem-solving skills.


Negotiation is a discussion that allows settling with the best option for parties. It includes a bunch of soft skills like communication, planning, and strategy-making. Good negotiation skills help in gaining success for the organization. You need planning, relevant knowledge, and judgment skills to become a good negotiator.

Some tips to become a good negotiator.

  1. Don’t mind rejections
  2. Know your final goal
  3. Do your research

Quality Control

Quality and quality control both are irreplaceable skills. Quality control can be referred to as the process by which the quality of the product or service is maintained or improved throughout time.

I have worked as a Quality Control Executive in a pharmaceutical company, there I realized how important quality control is. We used to examine the product at each stage to ensure if it meets all the specific requirements or not.


Decision-making skills can simply be defined as choosing the best path among two or more paths or solutions. Choosing the most beneficial alternative is not that easy as it seems. It requires background knowledge, foresightedness, and possible outcomes. Analysis of each possible alternative is the key factor in decision-making.

Sometimes life creates some problems, and we find ourselves struggling with which path we should choose. That is exactly where decision-making skills are required. This skill is not only important in professional life but also helps in some relationship problems as well.

Your decision-making skills also show your leadership skills.

Bottom Line

The human mind can explore and learn anything. Learning and grooming above mentioned skills will keep you in the front row always. With these skills you can become a person, who can make a dream life in current technology-driven world.

Keep exploring your skills, keep furnishing your skills.


Priyanka bhadu (author) from Rajsthan, India on October 02, 2020:

Thankyou Jaspreet for your kind words.

Priyanka bhadu (author) from Rajsthan, India on October 02, 2020:

Thank you Amit, I am glad that you found it useful.

The idea to write this article came from my cupboard.


Jaspreet Kaur on October 02, 2020:

Thank you my dear friend priyanka for telling us about these incredible skills. They are really useful. I feel proud on you. Well done, keep it up.

Amit Masih from Jaipur, India on October 02, 2020:

Excellent! Thank you, Priyanka for providing us with the valuable stuff. Very informative and useful article. Keep on sharing!