The Office of Career Services: Skills to Include in your Resume

  • Accurate
  • Adaptability/Adaptable
  • Administrative skills
  • Advising
  • Ambitious
  • Analytical (good at analyzing data & problems)
  • Attentive/Attention to detail
  • Articulate
  • Assertive
  • Attention to details
  • Clerical skills
  • Coaching skills
  • Collaborating with others
  • Conceptual abilities
  • Confident
  • Consistent
  • Cooperative
  • Committed to achieving group goals
  • Communication (written and/or verbal)
  • Computer/technical proficiency (Microsoft Office Applications/MAC)
  • Conflict resolution
  • Counseling
  • Creative
  • Critical thinking skills
  • Customer service skills
  • Cultural diversity
  • Dedicated
  • Decision making
  • Defining problems
  • Delegating skills
  • Dependable
  • Determination
  • Diplomacy
  • Drive
  • Efficient
  • Effective listening skills
  • Encouraging people
  • Energetic/passionate
  • Enforcing rules
  • Enterprising
  • Ethical
  • Flexible
  • Following instructions
  • Gathering information
  • Goal setting
  • Initiator
  • Handling/managing money
  • Hardworking
  • Honest
  • Identifying problems
  • Independent
  • Industrious
  • Innovative
  • Interacting with people at all levels
  • Internet navigation and research
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Interpreting languages
  • Investigating
  • Knowledge of community/government affairs
  • Language skills
  • Leadership
  • Leading teams
  • Life-long learner
  • Maintaining a high level of production
  • Maintaining accurate records
  • Maintaining emotional control under stress
  • Maintaining files
  • Maintaining schedules or times
  • Managing people
  • Mediating disagreements
  • Meeting deadlines
  • Motivated, good at motivating others
  • Multi-tasking
  • Multicultural sensitivity/awareness
  • Negotiating skills
  • Optimistic
  • Organized
  • Patient
  • Persevering
  • Persuading others
  • Planning skills
  • Practical
  • Preparing written communications
  • Prioritization skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Productive
  • Professionalism
  • Proficient interaction with the public
  • Promoting events
  • Proposing ideas
  • Public speaking
  • Quick learner
  • Realistic
  • Reasoning skills
  • Reliability
  • Remembering information
  • Reporting data
  • Research skills
  • Resolving conflicts
  • Resourceful
  • Responsible
  • Results orientated
  • Risk taker
  • Sales ability
  • Self-awareness
  • Self-motivated
  • Self-management
  • Selling and promoting ideas
  • Sensitivity
  • Serving people
  • Social perceptiveness
  • Strategic thinking
  • Suggesting courses of action
  • Summarizing data
  • Supervising employees
  • Supervising operations
  • Supporting others
  • Taking decisive action
  • Taking initiative
  • Taking personal responsibility
  • Teaching skills
  • Team building
  • Teamwork skills
  • Tenacity
  • Thinking logically
  • Time management skills
  • Training skills
  • Troubleshooting
  • Versatile
  • Visualization
  • Willingness to learn
  • Work well under pressure
  • Working with numbers and statistics
  • Writing/authoring

Campus Cultural Centers

Kupferberg Holocaust Center exterior lit up at nightOpens in a new window
Kupferberg Holocaust Center Opens in a new window

The KHC uses the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

Russian Ballet performing at the Queensborough Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window
QPAC: Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

Queensborough Art Gallery exterior in the afternoonOpens in a new window
QCC Art GalleryOpens in a new window

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.