Blog about how life skills are just as valuable as academic skills. Give tips and advice on how life skills count when applying for a degree later on in life as an adult. Some colleges accept life skills as credits. Give tips on how important it is to use life skills on your high school transcript when applying for colleges. Give advice on how important life skills are when interviewing for a job. You may be asked if you have experience working in a nursing home or hospital and if the answer is no, you can reply that you have experience with an elderly grandparent or worked as a caregiver throughout college.