Community Engagement

Qualities and Skills Important to Employers

Qualities and Skills Important to Employers

    1. Ability to work in a team structure
    2. Ability to verbally communicate with persons inside and outside the organization
    3. Ability to make decisions and solve problems
    4. Ability to obtain and process information
    5. Ability to plan, organize and prioritize work
    6. Ability to analyze quantitative data
    7. Technical knowledge related to the job
    8. Proficiency with computer software programs
    9. Ability to create and/or edit written reports
    10. Ability to sell or influence others

(2012 National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) Job Outlook Survey)