What skills are most employers seeking when hiring Co-op students?

Every industry has unique characteristics and required skillsets. No matter which industry you venture into, at the core of a thriving career lies a set of skills and attitudes that are transferrable and sought-after by employers across the market landscape. They include –

  • Cognitive agility – How good are you at managing complexities, creating change and driving results?
  • Interpersonal skills – How well do you get along and work with others? 
  • Self-leadership – How well do you know yourself and are you resilient when facing challenges?
  • Digital proficiency – Are you tech-savvy under the new normal work context?