TOP FACTORS IN HELPING GRADUATES FIND JOBS

 

 

 

1.    Oral (speaking) Communication

2.    Written Communication Skills

3.    Listening Ability

4.    Enthusiasm

5.    Technical Competence

6.    Work Experience

7.    Appearance

8.    Poise

9.    Resume

10.Part time or Summer Employment

11.Specific Degree Held

12.Leadership in Campus Activity

13.Recommendations

14.Accreditation of Program

15.Participation in Community Activity

16.Grade Point Average

17.School Attended

 

Source:

 

Winsor, Jerry., Curis, Dan., and Stephens, Ronald. (1997) “National Preferences in Business and Communication Education: A Survey Update”. The Journal of the Association for Communication Administration. Vol. 3 p. 174.