When searching for a role in a new industry, you may see a job description and sigh in frustration over the required experience and qualifications you don't have. That's where identifying your transferable skills is integral. When Stephanie Hall decided to create her own business after working as a lawyer for a decade, she didn't shy away from applying the knowledge and skills she'd mastered to her new role as entrepreneur. In fact, Stephanie utilized her expert negotiation and argumentation skills like a boss to establish the legitimacy of her burgeoning company.

What skills do you already have that you may not realize can apply to a new role? Use this checklist to help identify those transferable skills and put them to good use.