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How to Teach the Soft Side of Business
"It's always the little things that make the difference. True business education includes the soft skills, such as working well with others, that many employers say young workers lack." Alexandra R. Moses describes teaching students the "soft skills" of business.
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The National Council on Economic Education (NCEE) offers the EconEdLink Web site, which includes dozens of free, downloadable lesson plans for K-12 students. Check out the lesson titled "A Perfect Pet", which teaches kids about how people have to make choices when they have limited resources. It uses a downloadable story about a trip to the pet store, as well as a puzzle and other activities, to reinforce the point.