Buzzwords and Skills to Include in your Resume

What skills should you emphasize in your resume? What buzzwords catch a recruiter's attention? You know the skills you have to offer, but how do you know which of those skills to offer? According to a study by The Conference Board of Canada, reading, writing and arithmetic are no longer enough for a perfect job candidate. Based on the study, here's the hot gossip on employer's favorite skills.

The main skills employer want fall into four categories: Employers' Buzzwords - Here's a list to get you started!
  1. Listening
  2. Communicating clearly
  3. Problem-solving
  4. Showing leadership
  5. Goal-setting/achieving
  6. Self-motivating
  7. Showing confidence
  8. Organizing
  9. Conceptualizing
  10. Negotiating

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