Posts from "December, 2014"

High-Value Skills in Today’s Marketplace

Forbes magazine cites a recent survey by The National Association of Colleges and Employers that identifies the ten skills most in demand in today’s marketplace. The top five in order of importance can be cultivated in any major, though some, such as verbal communication and the ability to obtain and process information are central to the humanities experience. The key for graduates in finding their way to a satisfying career, is the ability to translate the value of their curricular and extra-curricular experiences to professional environments. Follow the link below for more survey results.

*Thanks to Ben Ogles for the link.