Transferable Skills

Transferable skills make up the action verbs in resumes and enable you to change careers or advance without necessarily retraining.

These skills deal with performing basic functions in the everyday workplace. These are transferable from one situation, activity, job or field to another and across time frames.  

Examples of transferable skills are:
  • Communicating
  • Managing
  • Helping
  • Organizing
  • Analyzing
  • Writing