Career & Internship Services


Job Search

Career and Internship Services staff can assist you in preparing for the job search and presenting yourself effectively as a candidate for employment.

Top 10 Skills and Qualities
Employers Seek in Job Candidates

  1. Work in a team structure
  2. Make decisions and solve problems
  3. Communicate with people inside and outside the organization
  4. Plan, organize, and prioritize work
  5. Obtain and process information
  6. Analyze quantitative data
  7. Demonstrate technical knowledge related to the job
  8. Use computer software programs proficiently
  9. Create and/or edit written reports
  10. Sell to or influence others

Source: Job Outlook 2015, National Association of Colleges and Employers

Additional Resources


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