What Skills Do Employers Want from Candidates?

Do you have the skills that would make employers want you?

This infographic (from Youtern) shows what the employers want, and what the candidates need to get.


  • Strategic perspective is the most valued skill by an employer.
  • Many hiring managers believe skills can be learned.
  • 70% of hiring staff rate interview skills as necessary for success.

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By Laurence Hebberd