Cluster Terms Used for 21st Century Skills O*NET Skills Main Ability/ Personality Factor
INTERPERSONAL COMPETENCIES images/nec-3-1.png Teamwork and Collaboration images/nec-3-2.png Communication, collaboration, teamwork, cooperation, coordination, interpersonal skills, empathy/perspective taking, trust, service orientation, conflict resolution, negotiation Social skills Main personality factor: agreeableness
Leadership images/nec-3-3.png Leadership, responsibility, assertive communication, self-presentation, social influence with others Social skills (persuasion) Main personality factor: extroversion

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