Communication is all about getting information across. This can be anything from messages to thoughts, feelings or emotions.
They involve being open minded and respectful to other people’s views and opinions, even if they are different from your own.
Teamwork is when a group of people work together towards the same goal. It happens everywhere in our day to day lives.
Decision making is choosing between two or more courses of action or between two or more solutions to a problem.
Identifying and breaking down the problem as well as recognising other existing problems is key to finding a solution.
Organisation means planning, managing and keeping track of your time, resources and activities.
Adaptability is being flexible when things change or faced with different people or situations.
Leadership is about giving direction and providing a vision and motivation to others.
Entrepreneurship means being creative, thinking outside the box for new ideas and approaches.
Drive and Resilience
Someone who has a lot of drive takes responsibility for their own work and takes on challenges even if they seem impossible at first.
Ethics and Integrity
A person who is ethical and has integrity is someone that always tries to be honest and responsible, even when it may be hard.
Having good IT skills means being able to understand and use the right technology for a certain task or job.
Skills Summary is the result of a collaborative project between the National Youth Council of Ireland, Accenture and SpunOut.ie. It is funded by the Department of Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth and recognised as a measurement tool in the Youth Employability Initiative.
Necessary cookies are absolutely essential for the website to function properly. This category only includes cookies that ensures basic functionalities and security features of the website. These cookies do not store any personal information.
Any cookies that may not be particularly necessary for the website to function and is used specifically to collect user personal data via analytics, ads, other embedded contents are termed as non-necessary cookies. It is mandatory to procure user consent prior to running these cookies on your website.