CV Soft Skills

Make Your CV Perfect

To be successful, your CV should reflect not only your technical skills and abilities, but also your soft skills in key areas.
It is a good idea to include some of the following soft skills within your CV, providing examples within your job history where you have developed and used these skills.
Good soft skills are a key component for potential employers, when evaluating candidates for key roles in their organisation.

Some examples of key soft skills include:

  • Communication
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Decision Making
  • Time Management, Self-motivation
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Leadership
  • Adaptability
  • Customer service
  • Problem solving
  • Organisational skills
  • Resilience
  • Public Speaking
  • Teamwork/ collaboration
  • Critical Thinking
  • Persistence
  • Persuasion
  • Networking
  • Negotiation
  • Proactiveness
ITIC will as part of our job seeker program, work with you in practical ways to develop key soft skills, in addition to providing CV review and optimisation.
We also encourage you to build and refine your LinkedIn profile as part of your job seeking strategy.