Handout 36 - Qualities and Skills

Qualities               Skills  

Able to                                       concentrate
Adventurous
Ambitious
Analytical
Attention to detail
Calm
Cautious
Cheerful
Competitive
Hard-working
Friendly
Helpful
Honest
Funny/Witty
Motivated
Organised
Outgoing
Imaginative
Persuasive
Punctual
Quiet
Reliable
Resourceful
Self-confident
Sensitive
Shy
Tough

Working with hands (carpentry, welding, pottery)
Working with computers
Electrical (wiring, repair)
Physically strong
Good at sports/Athletic
Drawing and painting
Video, film
Graphic Design
Fixing things (taking things apart, putting back together)
Good with numbers
Cooking, baking: food processing and preparation
Speaking to groups (public speaking)
Good writing skills
Caring for children
Teaching others
Organising/Coordinating
Selling to others, convincing people
Working outdoors
Handling money
Making deals
Transportation (buses, cars, boats, planes)
Managing information (appointments, contact information, client files, etc.)
Keeping track of details like supplies, inventory, etc.