Skills Development

Skills for work and life

Developing skills for work and life with the 10X Challenge 

The 10X Challenges uses the Young Enterprise Enterprising Attributes Framework to capture and evaluate the progression of participants across the eight key competencies:


1. Adaptability
The ability of a person to change their actions, course or approach to doing things in order to suit a new situation.
2. Communication
The ability to listen, write and speak effectively to present and exchange information and ideas in a clear and concise manner.
3. Confidence
The ability to generate and retain strong self-belief in personal skills, capabilities and likelihood of success.
4. Creative Problem Solving
The ability to collect and examine information, think creatively, and analyse situations to generate solutions to problems.
5. Financial Capability
The ability to analyse financial information, manage money well, and make informed decisions to plan for successful financial futures.
6. Teamwork
The ability to build team engagement, collaborate, share knowledge and explain ideas to others whilst managing personal feelings.
7. Growth Mindset
The belief that most abilities can be developed through dedication and hard work.
8. Commercial Awareness
The ability to undertake research in developing a broader understanding of an organisation and the wider environment.