It is an international project of EESTEC which is implemented all over Europe. The main objective of the project is to give students the opportunity to improve their personal and professional skills which will have a positive impact on their self-awareness and self-confidence. During the Academy students have a chance to develop skills such as leadership, teamwork, presentation and communication skills, emotional intelligence and other related topics.
LC Xanthi has a strong tradition in soft skills developement, having organized 2 SSAs in the past years. We will continue to organize SSA as an open project for EESTEC and non-EESTEC members.
The subjects that were presented in this year’s SSA were:
• Habits of Highly Effective People
• Feedback and Strokes
This two day seminar mainly focused on the most important part of soft skills, which is Self Development. Each one of the subjects included 2 interactional training sessions, which lasted for 4 hours each. These sessions were delivered by trainers of EESTEC and focused on subjects such as the improvement of team spirit and the effective cooperation between students.
Electrical Engineering STudents’ European Association (EESTEC) is a non-political, non- governmental and non-profit organization which targets and trains through its activities students from electrical profile Universities, Institutes and Technical Schools in Europe.