Top 10 Graduate Skills Valued by Employers

May 5, 2016

8:00 pm

With graduation right around the corner, a year’s worth of job seekers will be hitting the market in a few short months. And while college does a great job of preparing people for the real world (read: sarcasm), there are a few necessary skills that teachers and advisors didn’t tell you about when it comes to looking for a job.

Fortunately, World Economic Forum did a study dubbed the Future of Jobs Report in which they studied what skills employers value when it comes to bringing on new hires. This list cultivated the top 10 skills used to decide who to call back and who to send him.

Check out the list below so you can get a head start on your job search today.

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Conor is a writer, comedian and world-renowned sweetheart. As the Assistant Editor and Writer at Tech.Co, he’s written about everything from Kickstarter campaigns and budding startups to tech titans and innovative technologies. His background in stand-up comedy made him the perfect person to host Startup Night at SXSW and the Funding Q&A at Innovate! and Celebrate, posing questions to notable tech minds from around the world. In his spare time, he thinks about how to properly pronounce the word "colloquially." Conor is the Assistant Editor and Writer at Tech.Co. You can email him at

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