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Skills Essential For Success In All Jobs
As Identified By The Secretary of Labor's Commission On Achieving Necessary Skills:

Resources
Identifies, organizes, plans, and allocates resources. Interpersonal
Works with others. Information
Acquires and uses information. System
Understands complex inter-relationships Technology
Works with a variety of technologies.
Foundation Skills
Basic skills:
Reads, writes, performs arithmetic and mathematical operations, listens, and speaks. Thinking skills:
Thinks creatively, makes decisions, solves problems, visualizes, knows how to learn and reason. Personal qualities:
Displays responsibility, self-esteem, sociability, self-management, and integrity and honesty. Source: Secretary's Commission on Achieving Necessary Skills (SCANS) (1991, June).