Posts Tagged ‘job skills’

Navigating the Waters

January 26, 2010 0 Comments

The reality is that it is no longer sufficient for students to merely get through an institution of higher learning with a diploma in hand; graduates today need to be more multi-faceted and diverse in both their knowledge and skills than ever before.

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What Kind of Education Pays Dividends?

November 16, 2009 0 Comments

88 percent of the respondents think of professionalism as being related to a person rather than the position. To that end, the traits or behaviors mentioned most by the respondents as being characteristic of professional employees were “personal interaction skills, including courtesy and respect”; “the ability to communicate, which includes listening skills”; “a work ethic which includes being motivated and working on a task until it is complete”; and “appearance.”

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