Savvy Resources for Building Skills & Talents – #WYSD2017

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World Youth Skills Day 2017: #SkillsForAll

As if everyone’s favorite day of the week(end) couldn’t get any better, it’s World Youth Skills Day today.

The theme for World Youth Skills Day 2017 is #SkillsForAll. World Youth Skills Day is earmarked by the United Nations to build awareness around the importance of and benefits behind young people building skills and talents to their greatest potential.


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(That would be you, by the way😉)

Let’s Celebrate!

In celebration, I thought I’d do a bit of a recap of resources here on my blog, written up just for you if you’re:

  • Clueless about what your unique skillset may be
  • Ready to start building your skills
  • Thinking about starting new skills and talents

Blog Posts You Can Read:

Discovering Your Unique Purpose & Forming A Plan For the Future

My Love-to-Learn Bucket List

Journaling: How It Can Jumpstart A Girl’s Life

3 Podcasts You’ll Love Listening To, Ladies!


Videos You Can Watch:

What Am I Doing With My Life?


Here’s to hoping you find at least one of these posts helpful, or beneficial to a friend or little sister (brothers too!). To find out more about the UN’s World Youth Skills Day and what young people like you across the globe are doing to boost their talents and skillset, head on over to World Youth Skills Day 2017.

Have a great weekend!

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Thanks so much for stopping by!

  • Court S

    Thanks for these! Love the “Discovering Your Unique Purpose” post!

    • Talisa – That New Girl

      Yay, glad you liked! Thanks for reading!

  • Kellyn Jeremy-Aponte

    Thanks for sharing. Glad I’ve discovered your blog going to sharing it with my younger sibling. He might be inspired.

    • Talisa – That New Girl

      good to hear! Thanks for reading!

  • Ashley Battle

    Been looking for more podcasts, going to check those out now!

  • I’ll definitely be checking out the journal post! I love writing down my goals and potential business plans so I’m always game to pick up more tips

    • Talisa – That New Girl

      Same here! Thanks for reading!

  • Mika Buell

    Wonderful post!

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