Examples of Transferrable Skills.
In the workplace, employers value strong communicators. One of the most essential skills for IT Professionals, strong communication enables you to relay technical information in a clear and concise manner. To solve technical issues, you will need to be able to communicate technical solutions to supervisors and team members both verbally and written.
Transferrable Communication Skills:
- Written & Verbal Communication
- Active Listening
- Public speaking
- Giving and receiving feedback
Even if you are not applying for a role that specifically requires leadership experience, employers value candidates who can lead projects and teams that accomplish a shared goal. In an interview, highlight the experiences where you helped motivate and lead others effectively to accomplish objectives and goals.
Transferrable Leadership Skills:
- Team Building
- Conflict resolution
- Project management
- Strong Communication
Excellent time management techniques are essential soft skills that involve the ability to make professional plans, set and reach goals, and work with colleagues to resolve project issues.
Transferrable Time Management Skills:
Most employers like to hire candidates who are flexible and can easily adapt to changes and learn new skills and processes. If you can, describe a situation that you had to adapt to a sudden change but was able to maintain a positive attitude and get your work done.
Transferrable Adaptability Skills:
- Positive attitude
- Decision- Making
Problem-solving skills are also essential soft skills that allow you to determine the cause and right solution of an issue. Incorporating both critical thinking and problem-solving skills into a role will help excel as an IT professional.
Transferrable Problem-Solving Skills:
- Analytical Thinking
Project Management is a high demand skillset to have in today’s market. Employers want to ensure you can manage the planning process, execution, and implementation of projects from start to finish. A key part of a successful project is effective communication. You must know when to delegate and who to delegate to. When applying for a role, be sure to highlight your experiences with past projects to show your ability to successfully manage projects efficiently.
Transferrable Project Management Skills:
- Time management
- Attention to Detail
- Analytical thinking
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