12 Identified Executive Skills
Keeping ahead of the consequences. The ability to think before actions are served.
Capacity to retain the information in the memory especially while performing complex tasks.
Controlling and managing emotions in difficult situations to accomplish tasks.
The ability to start the task without any delay or procrastination.
Planning / prioritization
The capacity to make road maps in the mind and then executing them by focusing on important tasks and eliminating what is not important.
The ability to keep track of tasks. Organization involves arranging tasks and taking responsibility for your actions.
Ability to divide time and manage it efficiently. Time management is one skill to meet deadlines and stay within the frame of time limits.
The capacity to follow the goal until the finish line. Goal direction requires motivation and complete focus on the goal.
The ability to mold yourself according to difficult or changing situations.
This skill involves analyzing a situation from the bird’s eye view.
The ability to keep attention on a particular task despite the other distracting factors.
The ability to thrive in stressful situations.