Have you ever wondered what employers are looking for?


According to cnn.com, here are the top 10 things employers seek out when hiring new employees:


1. Long-term potential

2. Ability to work well with others

3. Ability to make money for or decrease company costs

4. Impressive résumé

5. Relevant work experience

6. Creative problem-solving skills

7. Strong online presence

8. Multitaskers who thrive on variety of projects

9. Enthusiasm and initiative

10. Good cultural fit


Question for employers: Do you agree with this list?

Question for applicants: How can you use this list to modify your interview style or résumé?


Next up:

Speaking of résumés, I’ll have some great tips on résumé writing coming up in the near future, so keep an eye out!