Necessary Job Skills in 2013

1131723261 199x300 Necessary Job Skills in 2013If you haven’t done so, now is the time to start thinking about your career and your future. A recent post by the Wall Street Journal highlighted the top four job skills needed in 2013. They suggest that you focus on:

• Clear Communication
• Personal Branding
• Flexibility
• Productivity Improvement

This is great advice for anyone – whether they are just starting out, or have many years of experience. In today’s economy, you need to stand out as someone who can handle challenges intelligently and professionally while maintaining a focus on helping the company achieve its goals. It is no longer okay to just have the job skills – you need to have the right mindset skills to be successful.

This is precisely where we focus on at Sprott Shaw in our adult learning environments. We believe that everyone has the ability to be successful and that with the right training AND mentorship, our graduates will enter their new careers better prepared for the challenges they will face. If you haven’t done so, contact one of our Career Advisors HERE to visit our campus and see why we are different.