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Urban and Regional Planners

Skills & Knowledge

 

Most Important Skills for Urban and Regional Planners


 

Most Important Knowledge Areas for Urban and Regional Planners



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Describe Your Skills


People who have worked in this career typically perform the following tasks. These statements can help a prospective employer understand what you can do, on a resume or during an interview.

  • Developing objectives and creating strategies to achieve them.
  • Communicating with people outside your organization.
  • Collecting information from different sources.
  • Working directly with the public.
  • Communicating with supervisors, co-workers, or people that work under you.
  • Making decisions or solving problems.
  • Creating and maintaining interpersonal relationships.
  • Keeping up-to-date with new knowledge.

 

Careers that Use Similar Skills


The following careers use skills, knowledge, and abilities that are similar to those used for Urban and Regional Planners.

 

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