Top 10 most transferable job skills - Part 1 (career advice - tips and tricks - insider information - job help)

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Top 10 most transferable job skills - Part 1 (career advice - tips and tricks - insider information - job help)

  1. 1. The Top 10 Most Transferable Job Skills Boston High-Tech Recruiter Presents… Connect With Us: www.CareerEncore.com Recruiter@CareerEncore.com (Part 1 of 2)
  2. 2. Introduction • Everyone has valuable, industry-transcending skills • Transferable skills are gained through experiences – E.g. previous jobs, life, hobbies, school, and sports • This presentation details 5 of the Top 10 Most Transferable Job Skills
  3. 3. Skill 1: Communication • Communication includes – The ability to express your ideas – Listening to what others say • Showcase this skill when – Interviewing – Speaking – Writing – Editing – Proofreading – Via mastery of a foreign language
  4. 4. Skill 2: Teamwork • Teamwork includes the ability to – Bring people together – Build relationships – Accomplish objectives with a group of people • Increasingly, employees are specializing – To finish an overarching task, colleagues must work together
  5. 5. Skill 3: Problem-solving • Problem-solving involves – Analyzing challenges – Evaluating solutions – Making improvements • A Forbes study found – Problem-solving was required in 9 out of 10 of the top 10 most in-demand jobs as ranked by CareerBuilder
  6. 6. Skill 4: Information Analysis • Many people avoid numbers and data • If you can collect and analyze data – your skills are in high demand • The objective is to – Transform information into actionable intelligence
  7. 7. Skill 5: Time Management • If you can’t manage your own time – You can’t manager others’ time • Organizing and prioritizing is vital – With little, to no, supervision
  8. 8. Final Thoughts • Odds are, you have valuable transferable skills – Perhaps without even considering them as such • You’ve already learned 5 of the Top 10 Most Transferable Job Skills • Check out Part 2 for the completion of the list at: http://www.slideshare.net/CareerEncore/top-10- most-transferable-job-skills-part-2
  9. 9. Thank You for Viewing Our Presentation Brought to You By: Boston High-Tech Recruiter Connect With Us: www.CareerEncore.com Recruiter@CareerEncore.com
  10. 10. Works Cited • Bureau of Labor Statistics – http://www.bls.gov/news.release/tenure.nr0.htm • Business Insider – http://www.businessinsider.com/if-you-want-to-get-a-job-you-need- transferable-skills-2012-6 • Chron – http://work.chron.com/top-5-transferable-skills-2245.html • Career Notes – http://www.careernotes.ca/employability/top-10-employability-skills/

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