Qualities Employers Desire
- Ability to Communicate
Organize and present your thoughts coherently through the written or spoken word.
Has "street sense", "common sense", and ability to learn.
- Self Confidence
Recognizes ones own worth, has conviction, will stand up.
- Willing to Accept Responsibility
Volunteers, takes on challenges, admits mistakes, "I'll do it" attitude
Self-starter, self-motivated, works with little supervision.
Take charge, in control, influences others.
- Energy Level
Works hard, endurance, relishes work.
Finds solutions, sees possibilities, innovative.
Adaptable, not rigid, capable of and receptive to change.
- Interpersonal Skills
Gets along with people, pleasant personality.
Realistic, no hang-ups, know who they are, knows what they can do
and want to do.
- Ability to Handle Conflict
Rolls with the punches, functions under pressure.
- Goal Achievement
Sets goals, works toward goals, achieves.
Works toward winning, tries to improve, be the best.
- Vocational Skills
Can do the job, trainable, has appropriate skills.
Know what you want in life, in a job, has goals.