For Career Seekers
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:
"I persuaded a news network to give my organization a spot on the evening news."
"I evaluated customers’ needs and found the best solution to help them."
"I negotiated the best outcome for both organizations in a business deal."
"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” as one of the top 3 Agilities.
Choose from the list below to watch a video showing how:
Agriculture and Natural Resources
Buyers and Purchasing Agents of Farm Products
Architecture and Construction
Arts and Communication
Public Relations Specialists
Customer Service Reps
Education and Training
Athletes and Sports Competitors
Finance and Insurance
Insurance Sales Agents
Government and Public Administration
Public Relations Specialist
Hospitality and Tourism
Hosts and Hostesses
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, & Cosmetologists
Special Effects Artists and Animators
Law, Public Safety, and Corrections
Locksmiths & Safe Repairers
Marketing, Sales, and Service
Real Estate Sales Agents
Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math
Transportation and Logistics
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