Developing and Sharpening One's Skills and Competencies towards Excellence

     Improving one’s abilities and competencies towards greatness is an ongoing process that involves a growth mindset and a willingness to learn and improve consistently. These are the steps that can help you develop and enhance your skills and competencies towards excellence. First is to “IDENTIFY YOUR STRENGTHS AND WEAKNESSES.” Self-awareness is essential to determining your advantages and disadvantages. Understanding your strengths may help you make the most of them, and being aware of your limitations can help you improve them and make them stronger. The second step is to “CONTINUOUSLY LEARN.” There are many ways to develop your competencies and learn new skills because learning is a constant process. You can read books, attend workshops, take courses, and seek coaching or mentoring. By engaging in ongoing learning, you may enhance your knowledge and abilities while staying current with emerging trends and technology. Lastly, “PRACTICE AND APPLY YOUR SKILLS.” Using your skills in real-world settings helps you grow and hone your abilities since practice makes perfect.

     Keep in mind that improving your abilities and competencies to achieve excellence is a continuous process. It calls for commitment, perseverance, and a growth mentality. By following these steps, you can grow and improve your skills and competencies towards greatness.


– Anton Earl Famador, ISM