Soft skills have become a game-changing competence in the modern world of work; which demands socially adept; professional leaders who are able to contribute and add value to multiple facets of an organisation. When people understand and learn to control their own behaviour; thoughts; feelings; attitudes and motives; it gives them a definite strategic advantage; both in the workplace and in society. Developing soft skills for success: a guide for modern professionals provides a foundation for cultivating excellence in emerging leaders. Developing soft skills for success: a guide for modern professionals offers fresh; current and applicable content from a southern African perspective. It includes a range of real-life examples; scenarios and case studies as well as practical group and individual exercises to facilitate learning in an interactive; challenging and fun way.