Your skills - what are employers looking for?

BT Work Ready supports young people and jobseekers to develop their skills and confidence and start their careers. We brought together a panel of inspirational people including young entrepreneurs, influencers and employers to share their personal experiences and advice on finding a job and staying motivated. In this second video of the series our guests explore the hard and soft skills all employers are looking for. 

What you'll learn

What you'll learn

Whether you are ready to start your career or looking for a new role you will have valuable skills and experience. It’s just a case of knowing how to identify and describe them. Gamer and influencer, Spencer Owen, is joined by Marc Allera, CEO of BT’s Consumer Division and Shanissi Mbamu, a Work Ready graduate, to hear their advice on the skills employers are looking for.

The difference between hard and soft skills

The soft skills that are useful in any role

The importance of digital skills

How you can develop your skills

You can watch the full show with other great advice on kick starting your career

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