Spotlight on Career Skills
People are social creatures. That means they tend to come together in groups and seek out each other's company. Sociable people connect with other people and relate well to them. They try to understand what other people are feeling.
When you are sociable you are comfortable interacting with other people. You make people feel that you like them and are interested in them. In turn, that makes people tend to like you.
Being sociable includes the ability to:
Show friendliness and politeness in a group
Adapt to a variety of social settings
Respond appropriately to social situations
Careers that use this skill:
Politicians Flight Attendants Tour Guides Receptionists Veterinarian Hotel clerk Salespeople Insurance Agent Human Resource Specialist Real Estate Agent Waiter/Waitress