10 most coveted transferable job skills
1. Budget Management Skills
People who can handle money, make sound financial decisions and analyze
numerical data are in great demand.
2. Supervisory Skills
People who can interact with superiors, subordinates and peers. Gives clear
orders and instructions. Listen effectively and demonstrate respect and
receptivity to others may discover many doors to opportunity.
3. Public Relations Skills
People who can use speaking and writing abilities to deal with the public
will find that few companies have enough of this talent.
4. Time Management Skills
People who can cope with deadlines, handle stress and beat the clock are
valuable much sought after companies.
5. Negotiation-Arbitration Skills
People who are objective, stable, problem solvers should have little
difficulty marketing themselves.
6. Speaking Skills
People who can speak effectively with individuals and groups, listen
carefully and empathically, portray good ideas clearly and imaginatively
are not only employable but will find many opportunities to advance.
7. Writing Skills
People who can write reports, memos, letters and essays - in plain language
– have a competitive edge.
8. Organisation and Management Skills
People who can define problems clearly, evaluate alternative courses of action
critically and those who can select and effectively implement solutions are in very short supply.
9. Interviewing Skills
People who can acquire information and make good judgments are vital to the success of
most companies. A demonstrated ability to ask good questions during job interviews and
critically evaluate responses will impress most prospective employers.
10. Teaching Skills
People who can impart knowledge, develop skills in others and motivate them are needed