Question: Is A Competency A Skill?

What is the difference between a skill and a competency?

Skill → The WHAT → A specific ability that can be applied in a specific setting in order to accomplish a predefined desired result.

Competency → The HOW → The combination of skills, knowledge and behavior that is exercised in order to effectively perform the duties of a job..

Is leadership a skill or competency?

Leadership competencies are leadership skills and behaviors that contribute to superior performance. By using a competency-based approach to leadership, organizations can better identify and develop their next generation of leaders.

What skills or competencies will you develop?

1 COMMUNICATION SKILLS (LISTENING, SPEAKING AND WRITING) … 2 ANALYTICAL AND RESEARCH SKILLS. … 3 FLEXIBILITY/ADAPTABILITY. … 4 INTERPERSONAL ABILITIES. … 5 ABILITY TO MAKE DECISIONS AND SOLVE PROBLEMS. … 6 ABILITY TO PLAN, ORGANISE AND PRIORITISE WORK. … 7 ABILITY TO WEAR MULTIPLE HATS. … 8 LEADERSHIP/MANAGEMENT SKILLS.More items…•

What are the 12 core competencies?

12 Leadership CompetenciesSupervising Others.Conflict Resolution.Emotional Intelligence.Communication Skills.Manage Performance.Interviewing Skills.Team Building.Delegation.More items…•