Employers tell us that they are looking for well-rounded candidates for graduate roles. While your degree is important to them, they are looking for applicants who can demonstrate that they have transferable skills and extra-curricular experience.
The following list of employability skills is what employers have told us they are looking for when they hire graduates:
- Communication and teamwork
- Problem solving
- Self-awareness and self-management
- Planning and organising
- Initiative and enterprise
- Cultural intelligence