|Profession||Skills Required||Duties Performed|
- Mathematics: Using mathematics to solve problems.
- Persuasion: Persuading others to change their minds or behavior.
- Installation: Installing equipment, machines, wiring, or programs to meet specifications.
- Choose subject matter and suitable form to express personal feelings and experiences or ideas, or to narrate stories or events.
- Write advertising copy for use by publication, broadcast or internet media to promote the sale of goods and services.
- Conduct research to obtain factual information and authentic detail, using sources such as newspaper accounts, diaries, and interviews.
- Management of Personnel Resources: Motivating, developing, and directing people as they work, identifying the best people for the job.
- Operation Monitoring: Watching gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly.
- Speaking: Talking to others to convey information effectively.
- Read proof sheets aloud, calling out punctuation marks and spelling unusual words and proper names.
- Read corrected copies or proofs in order to ensure that all corrections have been made.
- Consult reference books or secure aid of readers to check references with rules of grammar and composition.
- Social Perceptiveness: Being aware of others' reactions and understanding why they react as they do.
- Time Management: Managing one's own time and the time of others.
- Coordination: Adjusting actions in relation to others' actions.
- Assign topics, events and stories to individual writers or reporters for coverage.
- Direct the policies and departments of newspapers, magazines and other publishing establishments.
- Read material to determine index items and arrange them alphabetically or topically, indicating page or chapter location.