Solution When The Dropdownlist Is Too Long?

I have 2 tables Skill and Job. When create Job, I need choose Skill for this job. The problems is Skill have very long list, more than 40, that makes my dropdownlist looks not interesting. Any ideas to solve this problem when you want to choose item in a very long list? Thank any helps :)


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It’s awesome, thank a lot :)