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10 Skills That College Graduates Need in the Workplace

Feb 26, 2020
How the Vanderbilt Accelerator® Summer Business Immersion helps college students develop skills necessary for the workplace

By Kara Sherrer

Getting that first job after college can be tough, especially if you don’t have a lot of real world experience on your résumé. No matter what type of job you’re applying for, employers are looking for particular skills — and attending a summer immersion program like the Accelerator® Summer Business Immersion can help college students build these traits. Here are 10 skills that college graduates need to enter the workforce, and how Accelerator helps participants develop them.

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