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Substitute teaching is an obvious job for anyone seeking a career in education, but many job seekers don’t realize it provides a wealth of transferable skills that can provide a professional advantage in an array of fields.
For instance, as a substitute teacher, you may have sharpened your ability to make decisions while you developed excellent organizational and multitasking skills — all perfect for a nanny position. But if you’re aiming for a career in sales, you should point out the outstanding negotiation, social perceptiveness and public speaking skills you developed as a substitute teacher.
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