What do managers want when hiring new employees? No matter which company, department or position advertises a job opening, today’s managers agree on many of the following traits:
Able to Learn | Adaptable | Always on Time | Asks Questions | Cheerful Committed | Computer Skills | Confident | Cooperative | Creative | Communication Skills | Conscientious | Dependable | Eager | Efficient | Flexible | Follows Directions | Friendly Demeanor | Good Attendance Good Attitude | Shows Potential | Quality Conscious | Quick Learner Patient | Pleasant | Positive | Professional | Reliable | Responsible | Self-Motivated | Trustworthy | Unafraid to Try New Things | Willing to Learn |
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