Career Services

Communication Skills and Related Careers

Skills

  • Ability to write clearly
  • Attention to details
  • Compare and contrast evidence
  • Create entertaining and persuasive messages
  • Create powerful images with sight, sound, motion & words
  • Critical thinking skills
  • Define hypotheses
  • Demonstrate creativity and artistic expression
  • Develop market research
  • Effective speaking
  • Evaluate ideas and presentation
  • Evaluate information and sources
  • Gather information and data
  • Identify and manage different needs of individuals, groups, etc.
  • Influential/persuasion skills
  • Interpretation skills
  • Measure media effects
  • Present specific viewpoints
  • Reporting and editing skills
  • Synthesizing information
  • Work in teams / small groups
  • Work independently
  • Work with deadlines
  • Write press releases, scripts, or other promotional materials

Related Careers

  • Account Executive
  • Actor
  • Advertising Account Executive
  • Advertising Copywriter
  • Advertising Manager
  • Association Administrator
  • Bank Officer
  • Broadcast Advertising Salesperson
  • Claims Adjuster/Examiner
  • Communications Lawyer
  • Consumer Affairs Specialist
  • Contestant/Guest Coordinator
  • Copywriter
  • Corporate Communications Director
  • Credit Manager
  • Customer Service Representative
  • Director- Film, Video, Theatre
  • Editorial Assistant
  • Electronic Publication Specialist
  • Events Planner
  • Fashion Merchandiser
  • Government Relations Specialist
  • Graphic Artist
  • Greeting Card Writer
  • Hospitality Manger
  • Hotel Manager
  • Human Resources Administrator
  • Industrial & Labor Relations Specialist
  • Insurance Agent/Broker
  • Lawyer
  • Legal Assistant
  • Lighting Technician
  • Management Analyst
  • Manager/Administrator
  • Market Research Analyst
  • Market Research Specialist
  • Media Buyer
  • Media Manage
  • Media Manager
  • Narrator
  • News Writer/Editor
  • Paralegal
  • Personnel Specialist
  • Photographer
  • Photojournalist
  • Presenter
  • Print Production Coordinator
  • Producer- TV, Film, Theatre
  • Production Assistant
  • Promotions Manager
  • Proofreader
  • Public Information Officer
  • Public Information Officer
  • Public Relations Assistant
  • Public Relations Specialist
  • Publisher
  • Radio/TV Announcer
  • Real Estate Agent/Broker
  • Recreation/Attractions Manager
  • Recruiter
  • Reporter/Journalist
  • Research Worker
  • Restaurant Manager
  • Retail Manager
  • Sales Representative
  • Sales Representative
  • Script Writer
  • Service Representative
  • Special Events Coordinator
  • Speech Writer
  • Sports Promoter
  • Sportscaster
  • Stockbroker
  • Technical Writer
  • Technical Writer
  • Telemarketer
  • Telemarketing Specialist
  • Traffic Manager
  • Training & Development Specialist
  • Travel Agent
  • TV Engineer
  • TV News Anchor
  • Video Programmer
  • Writer/Author
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