The Career Center &
the Community/Mental Health Counseling program have developed this
initiative to investigate, in an ongoing fashion, what
characteristics businesses and community agencies are seeking in
their future employees. The goals of The Skills and Abilities for
the 21st Century Initiative are to:
skills and abilities students need to succeed in the workplace of
the 21st century;
information among USF’s students, faculty, and staff;
incorporation of these skills and abilities into the classroom
and training to facilitate the students’ development of the skills
We surveyed 130
participants attending the USF Career Center's Fall Job Fair*.
recruiters' responses, representing a 64.6 percent response rate,
are presented below.