Top Ten Skills Sought by Employers

Chances are you have some of these fantastic skills that are highly sought after.  Be sure to let these talents shine in your resume/cover letter/LinkedIn profile!

1.       Ability to verbally communicate with persons inside and outside the organization

2.       Ability to work in a team structure

3.       Ability to make decisions and solve problems

4.       Ability to plan, organize, and prioritize work

5.       Ability to obtain and process information

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


Information from the National Association of Colleges and Employers.


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