Dance enables you to fully experience yourself and the world as it heightens your senses, sharpens your perceptions, and develops and frees your mind.
Coaching and teaching - Make critical observations and evaluations; Sensitivity to others' artistic expression; Teach others using creative methods
Organizational - Manage multiple projects simultaneous; Possess a high level of discipline and internally motivated work ethic; Flexibility and adaptability
Project management - Execute creative decisions; Creative problem solving
Analytical/critical thinking - Create interesting associations between ideas; Observe and analyze introspectively; Comprehensive knowledge of anatomy and movement; Possess unique perspectives on issues
Creativity - Possess a strong grasp of the creative process; Performance and presentation; Artistic conveyance of ideas; Abstract conceptualization; Improvisation; Knowledge of popular culture and artistic events
Communication - Strong skills in physical, oral and written expression; Adapt ideas to different audiences; Non- verbal communication; Think clearly and form arguments
Interpersonal - Working as part of a team; Comfortable with scrutiny and criticism; Feel at ease in new situations
Please note some of these positions may require further training, certification or education. Check out the occupational profiles to review the full details for the occupations that interest you at alis.alberta.ca/occinfo
Formal Career Assessments like the Strong Interest Inventory and the Myers Briggs Type Indicator can be helpful tools for your career development. These assessments have been used for decades to help individuals choose a major, explore career options during and upon completion of a degree and to further understand yourself in relationship to the world of work. Inquire with Career Services if you are interested in these formal assessments.