Understand and ethically leverage technologies to enhance efficiencies, complete tasks, and accomplish goals.

Sample Behaviors

  • Navigate change and be open to learning new technologies.
  • Use technology to improve efficiency and productivity of ones’ work.
  • Identify appropriate technology for completing specific tasks.
  • Manage technology to integrate information to support relevant, effective, and timely decision-making.
  • Quickly adapt to new or unfamiliar technologies.
  • Manipulate information, construct ideas, and use technology to achieve strategic goals.

Skills Examples

  • Coding
  • Collaboration
  • Cloud software
  • Personal archiving
  • Information evaluation
  • Social media
  • Microsoft software proficiency
  • Online safety
  • Communication and “netiquette”
  • Creating digital content
  • Adapting to evolving technology
  • Identifying fraudulent activity

Action-words that describe this skill

  • Combine
  • Customize
  • Develop
  • Conceptualize
  • Shape
  • Forecast
  • Condense
  • Solve
  • Plan


  • Computer Application, IS 175M
  • Advanced Excel, IS 285M