According to an IDC study, Microsoft Office proficiency will top the list of skills needed for the top 60 high-growth, high-wage occupations that will account for 28% of job growth by 2020.
A study released by Brookings shows that the number of U.S. jobs that require computer proficiency has increased from 5% to 23% since the year 2000.
A study conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that 3 out of 4 jobs will require basic computer proficiency by the year 2020.
Proficiency with Microsoft Windows and Microsoft OfficeTM products such as Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint, plus digital literacy and basic computer knowledge.
Ability to communicate clearly, concisely and persuasively, both verbally and in writing.
Can organize information and handle incoming and outgoing communication and mail-often simultaneously, and plan and manage on- and off-site meetings and events.
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