EMPLOYABILITY SKILLS

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Most Important Attributes Of Potential Employees

  • HAS A POSITIVE ATTITUDE
    (Don't be negative. Or worse, look like you couldn't care less.)

  • WORKS WELL WITH OTHERS
    (Including those who may not be your favorite...)

  • FOLLOWS DIRECTIONS
    (The first time.)

  • SHOWS UP FOR WORK EVERY DAY ON TIME
    (How's that school attendance of yours?)

  • RECOGNIZES PROBLEMS AND FINDS SOLUTIONS
    (Doesn't have to be told every little thing...)

  • MANAGES TIME EFFECTIVELY
    (Time to get organized.)

  • APPLIES GOOD LISTENING SKILLS
    (Stop checking your phone and pay attention.)

  • CAN PASS A DRUG OR BACKGROUND TEST
    (Duh.)

  • DRESSES APPROPRIATELY FOR WORK
    (Save your leggings and flip-flops for later...)

  • EXPERIENCE IN FIELD RELATED TO POSITION
    (Job shadowing, internships, volunteer work...)

  • HAS EARNED A HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA
    (At minimum.)

  • HAS EARNED A COLLEGE DEGREE OR ADVANCED TRAINING (Much better.)