Transferable Intercultural Skills useful in the workplace and often sought by employers include:            

Perseverance Flexibility    
Independence Ability to work in a multicultural group
Second (or more) language ability Ability to work in a multilingual environment
Ability to solve problems  Demonstrated initiative
Tolerance for stress Adaptability without judgment
Negotiation skills Self-reliance
Motivation Enhanced listening skills
Sensitivity to cultural context Able to establish rapport quickly
Time management skills Ability to cope with difficulty and rejection
Accept responsibility for actions Clear written and oral communication skills
Can communicate across barriers Possess an understanding of culture’s complexity
Respect for difference and diversity Demonstrate self-confidence/self knowledge
Sense of curiosity Ability to "fit in" to new groups

      


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