Research & Data Analysis Learn to conduct original and independent research within and beyond your discipline using methods that will enhance knowledge across many fields. Leadership & Collaboration Develop leadership and collaboration skills to manage multidisciplinary teams in creating breakthrough ideas and finding innovative solutions. Written and Verbal Communication Strengthen your ability to communicate complex topics in a compelling way, demonstrate your expertise, and engage with diverse audiences. Teaching & Mentoring Explore best practices in promoting inclusive learning environments, giving constructive feedback, coaching others, and more. Career Management Develop lifelong career management skills that will enable you to achieve your current and future professional goals. Personal Well-being & Effectiveness Maximize your well-being to support personal effectiveness, resilience, social connectedness, and balance. Based on benchmarking and labor market research, the six GradFUTURES® professional competencies support your professional success across all fields in the academic, public and private sectors.