Top policy analyst skills needed to get the job.

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What are the top 3 traits or skills every policy analyst must have to excel?

Can you suggest any tips or insights to develop your policy analyst expertise?

cvdelossantos in Mississauga, Ontario

71 months ago

tactful, analytical and strategic thinker

Nina in Gatineau, Quebec

58 months ago

good writing skills or forget it.

deytukmajerb in Clifton, Virginia

46 months ago

pick an industry and stick to it. do a summer internship. gather connections. the longer you stay the more informed you are and can think critically and in a way that is relevant.

there are some general skills you need, like knowledge of statistics, analytical writing, some people skills, etc, but industry knowledge is probably more important.

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