What employers want: quiz


Use our Interactive Guide to find out what employers are looking for.  It's not just about experience and qualifications - there are many other personal qualities and skills you will be judged on when applying for a job.

This Guide opens in a new browser window when you click on the image or the link below.

» Play the Interactive Guide (new window)

Info pack

Print or download our What Employers Want Checklist for some info and tips on how you can develop the character traits and skills that employers are looking for.

» What Employers Want Checklist (PDF, 616kb)

» What Employers Want Checklist (RTF, 38kb)

Video advice from the experts

Various employers talk about what they are looking for when seeking and employing new staff:

» What employers want: video - have you got what it takes?

Other articles and tips

Need more information? Visit our Planning Your Career section for more articles, info and tips to help you focus on your career path and hone the traits that every employer is looking for.