The Top Three Skills Employers Are Looking For:
1. Communication Skills – The ability to effectively exchange thoughts and ideas with others through listening, speaking, writing, and non-verbal interactions.
2. Critical Thinking – The ability to process and interpret information objectively in order to make decisions. The ability to reflect upon the outcomes of decisions made in order to inform future actions.
3. Teamwork – The ability to navigate interactions with a variety of individuals to contribute to a common goal.
It’s important to know how to communicate the skills employers are looking for and what sets you apart from other candidates. Start thinking about the experiences you’ve had in your organizations and involvement, classes, volunteering, and employment to build your resume.