Make The Most Of Your Summer, Learn These Skills

This summer makes the most of what you can develop skills that can help you in the long run, who knows, you might just pull off one of these skills and pursue a career around it. (6 minutes read)

For most of us, summer vacations relate to memories of adventure trips, sleep and long hours of playing games with friends and cousins. This summer makes the most of what you can develop skills that can help you in the long run, who knows, you might just pull off one of these skills and pursue a career around it.

Photography

Transform your creative passion into an up-and-coming career opportunity. Typical summer course can run anywhere between 1 and 3 months. In order to take it up as a career, you must undergo at least 6 months of training. Learn versatile skills of photography this summer and add it to your skills list.

Photo Editing

Digital photo editing is also a skill that is becoming more sought after on the digital job market. This summer, draw up free courses online and pick up the basics of editing photos.

Google Analytics and Google AdWords Certification

Thinking of starting your own blog, youtube channel or website? Learn about all the basics of how things work on the most popular search engine this summer. With study material available online, one can pursue this certification anytime they want. These certifications have become all the most essential these days as individuals wishing to pursue a career in digital and wishes to transcend the search engine rankings has to make use of these two services offered by Google.

Cooking

A month or a two is plenty of time to learn how to properly boil pasta (water level matters), when to adjust the heat, and how to cook vegetables so there is something you actually look forward to eating. Don’t restrict yourself to Maggi this summer.

Coding

Learning how web pages are built could come in handy the next time a job application asks if you have any design experience. This summer, learn basic HTML skills to excel in web designing and development, the demand for which is increasing exponentially these days.

Foreign Language

You probably won’t become fluent in 60 days, but you will be surprised by how much you can learn if you commit to studying every day for 2 months. Kick it like old school, make a stack of vocabulary flashcards, or you can make the most of the free websites and android/iOS apps available that can help you improve your language skills. There are various institutes available too. You can choose among the most spoken languages in the world that include Mandarin, Spanish, French, German. Though difficulty level of Mandarin is fairly high as compared to other languages, you can give it a shot since it is the most spoken language in the world.

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