Here are the five work-related things you should be able to do by the time you're 30.
So if you're approaching 30 or you just entered your 20's and want to get a head start, these are the 5 work related things you should be able to do by the time you're 30!
4) How to bounce back from a mistake. In other words, taking responsibility when something's your fault, and not trying to pin it on someone else and throw them under the bus. Everyone makes mistakes, so don't let it shake you too much. Just figure out how to make sure it doesn't happen again.
3) How to stand up for yourself, but professionally. In other words, you're assertive without being too defensive and stand off-ish. The earlier you learn how to do it, the better. Otherwise, you can get taken advantage of.
2) How to have a tough conversation. Like if someone screws up or needs direction. It's possible to be blunt AND nice at the same time. But it takes practice.
1) Know how to run a meeting. That means not letting it run long, and not letting people go on too many tangents. Have an agenda, be clear about goals, and redirect conversations to stay on topic.