Selling and Communicating

This is the Agility for influencing and persuading others.

Agilities are combinations of your work skills and interests. Use them to work more effectively in your career.

People with this skill effectively read, understand, and influence others. Individuals with this talent can correctly evaluate and respond to people’s needs and desires. As effective communicators and negotiators, they can also elicit trust and respect that enables them to change others’ minds.


PEOPLE WHO SELL AND COMMUNICATE USE THESE SKILLS:

Persuade

"I persuaded a news network to give my organization a spot on the evening news."

Evaluate

"I evaluated customers’ needs and found the best solution to help them."

Negotiate

"I negotiated the best outcome for both organizations in a business deal."

Campaign

"I campaigned for a charity and helped them get awarded a $1000 grant."

TIP: Use these words in career conversations, resumés, and cover letters.

WATCH SELLING AND COMMUNICATING IN ACTION

Many industries have careers that feature Selling and Communicating.

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USE THIS AGILITY AND ENGAGE IN THE CAREER EXPLORER TOOLS

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