Business Etiquette Poster Text

Employers rate candidate soft skills/qualities in order of importance

  1. Ability to verbally communicate with persons inside and outside the organization.
  2. Ability to work in a team structure.
  3. Ability to make decisions and solve problems.
  4. Ability to plan, organize and prioritize work.
  5. Ability to obtain and process information.
  6. Ability to analyze quantitative data.
  7. Technical knowledge related to the job.
  8. Proficiency with computer software programs.
  9. Ability to create and/or edit written reports.
  10. Ability to sell or influence others.

National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) – The Skills and Qualities Employers Want in Their Class of 2015 Recruits.