Do you have the basic life skills to be an adult? Don't miss this massive list of the 48 life skills EVERYONE should learn. Do you have the skills it takes to be an adult? It's easy to get so wrapped up in all the must-dos and should-dos of life that we don't always take the time to consider whether we are really the kind of person we want to be.
We all need a set of core life skills (or, adult capabilities) to manage work, family, and relationships successfully. These skills include planning, focus, self-control, awareness, and flexibility. No one is born with these skills, but we can all learn them over time. And, although it’s much easier to learn core life skills when you’ve had a strong foundation early in life, it’s also never too late.
This will require their mailing, addressing and stamping skills. 3) They should know how to use a phone for making phone calls, like calling to make a reservation at a restaurant. Texting is great but not always available and knowing how to communicate over the phone is an important life skill.Author: Helene Wingens.