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Project Management: Employability skills

What are employability skills?

Employability Skills are skills that apply across a variety of jobs and life contexts. They are sometimes referred to as key skills, core skills, life skills, essential skills, key competencies, necessary skills, and transferable skills. Industry's preferred term is 'employability skills'. 

The 8 employability skills are:

  • Communication skills
  • Teamwork
  • Problem solving
  • Initiative and enterprise
  • Planning and organising
  • Self management
  • Learning
  • Technology

Employability skills

Speak their language: using employability skills concepts in your interviews and resume

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