What workplace skills does geography develop?
Data analysis: Geographers gather and analyse numerical or spatial data, crowd-sourced data and factual texts. Data analysis is sought-after in fields from business and marketing to science, research and medicine.
Research: Compiling and selectively using information from reliable sources is vital in areas such as market research, bid writing, content writing and even software engineering.
Teamwork: Teamwork is an essential skill to have, whether you’re part of a team of research scientists or are working on a specific project with your colleagues.
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Problem solving: The ability to break down complex problems and come up with creative solutions is essential for engineers, product designers and business developers.