Transferable Skills

Strategic Thinking as a Manager, Scientific Communications in Science Communication

How do you apply this transferable skill in your position?

We are often involved in helping clients plan for the upcoming year and this requires really understanding their business goals, what makes them unique and what's the best way to communicate around key moments in time that's in line with their internal priorities and makes them stand out.

What specific skills are part of how you apply this transferable skill?
  • Creativity/innovative thinking

Strategic Thinking as a Design Strategist in Science Communication

How do you apply this transferable skill in your position?

First, we have to help clients clearly explain the outcome they seek and then work backward from there given the constraints of time, budget, and feasibility. Then we have to think strategically about the human element and how we will identify and influence key decision-makers to move the project forward.

What specific skills are part of how you apply this transferable skill?
  • Ability to make decisions and solve problems
  • Ability to set a vision and goals
  • Creating vision and goals
  • Creativity/innovative thinking

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