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'My nephew needed a job, and this is his only skill.'
"'Resume In A Bottle'-- Very creative, but we're looking for somebody with a bit more experience."
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Carpool of rocket scientists.
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Santa uses his interviewing skills in his second job.
'I'm a headhunter and I try to match highly skilled candidates with corporate clients. A degree in sociology of marsupials simply won't qualify.'
"This is an imaginative expenses claim. I wish we could use those skills of yours in the business."
'I was so impressed, I hired him before realizing he had no transferable skills.'
"This is fantastic exaggeration, I think we can use you in our Advertising Dept."
Psychiatrist with bartending diploma
"Logistically impressive Hodges, but does this qualify you for a leadership role in the company?"
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'How is your degree in theater going to help you here?'
'My skills travel well.'
'As a pilot I was useless, but I'm a fantastic stunt flyer!'
'Sorry Sir, but 'impersonating a log' is not a very marketable skill...'
After the plane crash, Geoff realised he'd have to draw on his transferable skill set to survive.
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'Mr. Whipple, what other qualifications do you have - apart from your quite excellent Donald Duck impression?'
Personnel Dept - I see from your references you're a skilled man.
"Yes, you are all highly qualified, but circus skills are not easily transferable to the corporate world..."
When business got slow in Hollywood, script consultant Herb Purvis made a surprisingly easy transition to the manufacturing sector of the economy.
"You can learn important lessons in leadership from studying sport, but I was thinking more about rugby than synchronised swimming."
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"And do you have any other skills?"
"I just sort of fell into politics. I was originally on track to be a super-villain."
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