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    the skill to make quality threads on tsr
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    (Original post by markovchain17)
    the skill to make quality threads on tsr
    im sorry i dont spend a third of my life on tsr
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    -Languages
    -Playing funky rhythms on musical instruments and then forming a band and then becoming famous and then dropping out of the band to become a solo artist because you're having a life crisis and think 'the rest of my band sucks' and then a few years later get the band back together again and be like 'I love you guys so much, man'
    -The basics of learning to drive even before planning to properly learn to drive (e.g road signs and how long it is acceptable to wait for a nanna to cross the road before you can run her over)
    -General politics/world history
    -Actual people skills (volunteering and stuff; you might meet a pensioner and fall in love and then they will die and you will be sad and then you will see that they have left you stuff in their will and then you will no longer be sad)
    -Et cetera
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    (Original post by Davalla)
    -Languages
    -Playing funky rhythms on musical instruments and then forming a band and then becoming famous and then dropping out of the band to become a solo artist because you're having a life crisis and think 'the rest of my band sucks' and then a few years later get the band back together again and be like 'I love you guys so much, man'
    -The basics of learning to drive even before planning to properly learn to drive (e.g road signs and how long it is acceptable to wait for a nanna to cross the road before you can run her over)
    -General politics/world history
    -Actual people skills (volunteering and stuff; you might meet a pensioner and fall in love and then they will die and you will be sad and then you will see that they have left you stuff in their will and then you will no longer be sad)
    -Et cetera
    wtf
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    Learn languages or work out is what I usually do

    Or read about things that interest me i.e economics, philosophy, current events, international history and modern technology particularly AI

    But between 2 jobs and college free time is limited
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    I agree with languages. (including programming)

    Musical instrument

    What are your current interests? What do you study?
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    My work uses an enormous amount of my self taught excel skills.

    The number of people who say on application forms that they're expert excel users who can't produce a simple pivot table or use the vlookup function properly is ridiculous. And if you send me a 3d barchart with default colours/scales/layout I'm going to assume you understand nothing about data visualisation.

    That plus people who claim to be proficient with word but don't use styles to format their documents:facepalm:

    Sign language basics is useful for all sorts of reasons.

    Telephone skills are hugely underrated because we all hate using the phone to talk.

    Being able to find your way around photoshop and/or css web design will open up opportunities in most jobs.

    Writing well - being able to knock together a short reprt/paper/blog post without spending days editing and redrafting...producing a clear narrative for non fiction is a great skill that will carry across roles.
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    Computer Skills
    Music Skills
    Language
    Dance


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    Top bloke skills to learn:

    Unclipping a girls bra using only one hand.

    Synchro' gush - timing one's pee to finish precisely at the same time as the toilet finishes flushing. (Useful to maximise pub drinking time and avoiding 'tintbowlism').

    Perfect the art and phrase 'la la la I'm not listening' without the use of ear plugs.

    Master P.R.F. (Pick Roll Flick) using one hand whilst driving.

    Break wind without making a sound or flinching. Very useful in mixed crowded places where one needs to remain inconspicuous but nevertheless let nature take it's course.
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    Languages are always useful. You could choose depending on your currently idea of your career trajectory whether programming, british sign language/makaton or french/german/chinese etc would be most useful.

    Being physically fit/athletic is never a bad thing either.

    Other things to do would be art, musical instrument (you can pick up a cheap keyboard on gumtree), volunteering, fundraising
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    (Original post by uberteknik)
    Top bloke skills to learn:

    Unclipping a girls bra using only one hand.

    Synchro' gush - timing one's pee to finish precisely at the same time as the toilet finishes flushing. (Useful to maximise pub drinking time and avoiding 'tintbowlism'.

    Perfect the art and phrase 'la la la I'm not listening' without the use of ear plugs.

    Master P.R.F. (Pick Roll Flick) using one hand whilst driving.

    Break wind without making a sound or flinching. Very useful in mixed crowded places where one needs to remain inconspicuous but nevertheless let nature take it's course.
    sorry im not a fuccboi lol
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    (Original post by uberteknik)
    Top bloke skills to learn:

    Unclipping a girls bra using only one hand.

    Synchro' gush - timing one's pee to finish precisely at the same time as the toilet finishes flushing. (Useful to maximise pub drinking time and avoiding 'tintbowlism').

    Perfect the art and phrase 'la la la I'm not listening' without the use of ear plugs.

    Master P.R.F. (Pick Roll Flick) using one hand whilst driving.

    Break wind without making a sound or flinching. Very useful in mixed crowded places where one needs to remain inconspicuous but nevertheless let nature take it's course.
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    (Original post by Davalla)
    -Languages
    -Playing funky rhythms on musical instruments and then forming a band and then becoming famous and then dropping out of the band to become a solo artist because you're having a life crisis and think 'the rest of my band sucks' and then a few years later get the band back together again and be like 'I love you guys so much, man'
    -The basics of learning to drive even before planning to properly learn to drive (e.g road signs and how long it is acceptable to wait for a nanna to cross the road before you can run her over)
    -General politics/world history
    -Actual people skills (volunteering and stuff; you might meet a pensioner and fall in love and then they will die and you will be sad and then you will see that they have left you stuff in their will and then you will no longer be sad)
    -Et cetera
    You've been watching too much TV
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    (Original post by uberteknik)
    Top bloke skills to learn:

    Unclipping a girls bra using only one hand.

    Synchro' gush - timing one's pee to finish precisely at the same time as the toilet finishes flushing. (Useful to maximise pub drinking time and avoiding 'tintbowlism'.

    Perfect the art and phrase 'la la la I'm not listening' without the use of ear plugs.

    Master P.R.F. (Pick Roll Flick) using one hand whilst driving.

    Break wind without making a sound or flinching. Very useful in mixed crowded places where one needs to remain inconspicuous but nevertheless let nature take it's course.
    What about if you're gay?
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    (Original post by uberteknik)
    Top bloke skills to learn:

    Unclipping a girls bra using only one hand.

    Synchro' gush - timing one's pee to finish precisely at the same time as the toilet finishes flushing. (Useful to maximise pub drinking time and avoiding 'tintbowlism'.

    Perfect the art and phrase 'la la la I'm not listening' without the use of ear plugs.

    Master P.R.F. (Pick Roll Flick) using one hand whilst driving.

    Break wind without making a sound or flinching. Very useful in mixed crowded places where one needs to remain inconspicuous but nevertheless let nature take it's course.
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    And we pick our noses and ignore people
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    (Original post by ExamsAreOver)
    Useful skills to learn during spare time?
    Martial arts
    Bicycle mechanics
    Cooking
    Driving (transport or industrial machinery such as forklifts)
    Optical equipment maintenance
    Welding
    Fitness instructing
 
 
 
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