Skills vs. competencies – what’s the difference, and why should you care?

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What are the key differences between skills and competencies?

• Skills are the specific learned abilities that you need to perform a given job well. For example, coding, handling accounts and writing tenders.
• Competencies are the knowledge and behaviours that lead you to be successful in a job. For example, problem solving, strategic planning and negotiation.

Read our blog from Jane McNeill, Director of Hays Australia to find out more: https://social.hays.com/2019/10/04/skills-competencies-whats-the-difference/
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