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Choosing and attaining meaningful post graduation employment is an important challenge for college students.  You and your fellow students are expected to be active participants; for this process to be successful, everyone involved must work together.

To succeed in today's job market, you must:

Start Early, Start with your Campus Career Center, Research Industries, Jobs and Employers, and Network!

Top Skills and Qualities of the Perfect Candidate:

  • Communication Skills (verbal & written)
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Teamwork Skills
  • Leadership Skills
  • Analytical Skills
  • Motivation/Initiative
  • Flexibility/Adaptability
  • Computer Skills
  • Detail Oriented
  • Problem-solving Skills
  • Technical Skills
  • Organizational Skills
  • Self Confidence

Source:  Job Outlook 2011: National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE)

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