Career Questions tagged Business Development

How do I get a job out of college as an account manager? What makes a successful advertising account manager?

I am graduating in December 2018 with a degree in Advertising from San Jose State University. I want to work in account management/client services in an advertising agency after graduation. I have a bit of familiarity with what this role entails and what the advertising industry is like....

#marketing-and-advertising #business-development #advertising #business #sales

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Stefania Revelli’s Avatar Jeff Maggs’s Avatar Scott Lamb’s Avatar Robert Beaham’s Avatar
Active Jun 20 at 11:09 AM

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Posted by Ben  L.’s Avatar Ben L.
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Stefania Revelli | Editor/Marketing Professional/Career Coach Hi Ben,I have a soft spot for advertising because it's where ...

How do I move to a different job market?

I am based in the SF Bay Area. I am considering to move out of it after I graduate college with a degree in advertising. Some places I am considering are Seattle, Austin, Portland, or Los Angeles. I love the Bay Area but its really expensive to live here. I eventually want to get my own place...

#business #marketing-and-advertising #travel #relocation #job-search-strategies #sales #advertising #job-search #business-development

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Active May 07 at 10:53 PM

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Posted by Ben  L.’s Avatar Ben L.
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Austin L. | PwC Experienced Associate, Advisory Ben, great question. When I was applying to jobs, I also ...

What are the best business models for building a dynamic and scalable non-profit

Since 2003, I've provided financial planning services to Indian tribes, advising on both personal and tribal policies such as budgets, taxation, risk management (insurance), investments and legacy (estate) planning. In my professional experience, clients who stayed with me were able to...

#nonprofits #business-development #business

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Active Mar 13 at 10:45 PM

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Posted by Cynthia T.’s Avatar Cynthia T.

How to have a board that can attract $500,000 capital for a non-profit start up

I've been accepted at Harvard's joint bachelor's and master's program in management for the summer of 2018. Since 2003, I've had a financial planning practice with Indian Tribes. My goal at Harvard is to learn best practices, so I can transition my practice into a sustainable and scalable...

#nonprofits #business-development #business

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Active May 02 at 03:31 PM

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Posted by Cynthia T.’s Avatar Cynthia T.
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Shalini Nataraj | Vice President of Programs at Ing Foundation Hi Cynthia -First of all congratulations on having a well-thought out ...

I want to make my own business.

Will this be considered international business? #business #business-development...

#entrepreneurship

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Active Aug 02 at 09:27 PM

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Posted by Youssef T.’s Avatar Youssef T.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential The best thing that you can do to start out is ...

What is the best piece of advice for starting your own business?

Starting a new business is daunting. #business #business-development...

#entrepreneurship

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Active Sep 07 at 07:17 PM

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Posted by Miranda R.’s Avatar Miranda R.
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Austin L. | PwC Experienced Associate, Advisory Hi Miranda, Great question!! I'll echo what my PwC colleague said ...

What would be the best path to take for someone trying to use their MBA to find a career working for a Government Contractor? (I.E. Northrup Grumman, Lockheed Martin, etc.)

I am asking because in the country I live in, San Diego, there are numerous government contractors here and looking at the careers offered, there is job security from what I can see. I have been told numerous times that I look like prior military and have the personality for it and am still...

#business-development #business-intelligence #business-operations

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Active Feb 06 at 03:25 AM

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Posted by Alejandro O.’s Avatar Alejandro O.
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Holly Reuter | Environmental Consultant/Project Manager Government contractors fill a wide variety of positions. There is good ...

If I want to start my own business after college, what is the best way to get the upfront costs to start a business?

I am interested in starting my own business but do not think I will have the money to start my own business right after college. #business...

#business-development

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Active Aug 15 at 02:20 AM

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Posted by Jared K.’s Avatar Jared K.
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Christopher Gardiner | Customer Service Ops Senior Manager Create a business plan to start to help sell your vision ...

How much does it cost to start a nonprofit?

I want to open a nonprofit that offers services that aren't already provided in my community. I'd like to serve the homeless population with applications, acquiring state ID, provide a mailing address and message phone number, referrals, and a safe place to talk. #nonprofits #homelessness...

#nonprofit-management #business-development #business

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Active Nov 10 at 10:24 PM

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Posted by Kimetha S.’s Avatar Kimetha S.
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Lev Tatz | Software Engineer If you think things through well, find donors and volunteers, your ...

How does one begin to look into starting a side business? What's the most important thing?

I know of people who effortlessly do side businesses to bring extra income, however I could never understood what factors play into being able to even begin thinking about what kind of business to do. #business-owner #business...

#business-development

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Active Aug 01 at 07:52 PM

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Posted by Daniel Z.’s Avatar Daniel Z.
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Anthony Caridi | Bricoleur The most important aspect to any business is business development (sales). ...

How can you make your own card games?

I thought of a cool card game that I want to start a business. #business-development #games #card-games...

#product-innovation

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Active Feb 23 at 02:16 AM

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Posted by Devetra C.’s Avatar Devetra C.
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Anthony Moat | SAP Global Services Sales Devetra, Hi! That is so cool! When you have it all ...

How would I start a Ceramics business ?

I found a passion in creating masterpieces with clay. I create plates, bowls, containers, etc. I would love to start this and move forward. #ceramics #glass,-ceramics-and-concrete #arts #business-development #business...

#entrepreneurship

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Active Feb 20 at 04:26 AM

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Posted by Tamiya M.’s Avatar Tamiya M.
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Roxana Lewis | Multi-preneur/Business Coach/Top Performer/Dreams Enabler/ Success Establisher/ Long Term ... First, I applaud your creativity + the pursuit of your passion. ...

Which university should I go to run a salon?

Is almost time to choose my university, my dream is run a salon especially for nails #business-development #women-in-business #small-business #entrepreneurship #cosmetics #cosmetology #college-selection...

#beauty-industry

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Active Nov 07 '17 at 05:31 PM

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Posted by Lidia M.’s Avatar Lidia M.
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Ashley Tosta | Bachelor of Business Administration - BBA at Georgia ... Hello, As a fellow salon owner I know the struggle. I ...

Im 30 years old and would like to own my own business. Ive started with ads on kijiji but would like to grow into a multi million dollar company. How do i start doing that?

Starting a fan base on Facebook and Instagram is where I'm at but I need to find out how to go about finding and leasing property or land so I can make my auto body shop a worth while venture. Small businesses #good-attitudes #entrepreneurship #business #business-development...

#small-business

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Active Mar 21 at 01:55 PM

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Posted by Bradley M.’s Avatar Bradley M.
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Pablo Moreno Hello Bradley, Money is the consequence of a well-done job. That ...

If I am wanting to start my own orthodontic practice what is my best route to get there?

I am extremely interested in the study of orthodontics and when I become older I am wanting to create my own practice. #orthodontist #orthodontics-practice #orthodontics #career-plan #business-development...

#college

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Active Jun 26 at 11:16 AM

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Posted by Alexah R.’s Avatar Alexah R.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential When thinking about a Orthodontics, it is very important to see ...

What are some tips to starting your own business and becoming a popular brand?

I'm looking into starting a clothing business or restaurant that would hopefully flourish in many different ways. However, I have no experience in either field, it has just recently been a huge dream of mine. #business-development #starting #women-in-busine...

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Active Oct 04 '17 at 01:41 PM

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Posted by MaryKate R.’s Avatar MaryKate R.
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David Ferraro Jr. | Financial Planning Professional MaryKate, Entrepreneurship is the American dream, and I'm so happy you ...

What majors should i take if i plan on being an Entreprenuer?

I would like to know If you are attending college to be an Entrepreneur what majors should you follow up on ? #business-development...

#career-details

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Active Jun 15 at 04:55 PM

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Posted by Sadie R.’s Avatar Sadie R.
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Molly Breen | Sales Intern at Arrow Electronics Hi Sadie! Any business major would be extremely helpful as an ...

Does beng an Entreprenuer mean you have to strive for the highest degree?

If you wanted to be an very Entreprenuer does that mean you wil have to strive harder?...

#business-development

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:59 PM

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Posted by Sadie R.’s Avatar Sadie R.
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Eula Biezen | Owner & Interior Designer Dear Sadie, In everything you do in life, you have to ...

How many back up plans should you have?

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Lauren LaPorte Somers, EDD, LCPC’s Avatar George McCorkell CPCU’s Avatar Andria Frederickson’s Avatar Shilpoo Agrawal’s Avatar +7
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:58 PM

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Posted by Devetra C.’s Avatar Devetra C.
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Lauren LaPorte Somers, EDD, LCPC | Psychotherapy, Higher Education, IT, Faculty, Research First, I would evaluate the "why and how" of the situation ...

Why we are studying? For knowledge or money? Why we are in depression state?

I am a university student. I observed many things like student trends about jobs and only gaining degrees. #business-development #educators #expertise...

#educational-leadership

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:57 PM

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Posted by sami ullah K.’s Avatar sami ullah K.
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Bo Bawara | Global Operation Projects, AIG This is an important question and the fact that you are ...

How do you identify what product you could possibly sell in a local market?

According to a little homework I've done, reading online about what it takes to become an entrepreneur, you don't need to have a fresh, or ground-breaking idea to become a rich entrepreneur (Wal-Mart, Starbucks). I would like to do something that correlates with my passion for all things good...

#business #marketing-and-advertising #marketing #business-development #market-research #entrepreneurship #start-ups #marketing-strategy

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Amy Kolzow’s Avatar Donald Knapik’s Avatar Amy Jackson’s Avatar Anne Strickland, CCP’s Avatar
Active Oct 19 '17 at 07:00 PM

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Posted by Brittany P.’s Avatar Brittany P.
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Amy Kolzow | Program Director, Marketing Automation and Digital Marketing Solutions ... This has been mentioned above, but I would stress that you ...

How can I set myself apart when applying for jobs?

I will be graduating this semester (Woohoo!) and am currently looking for jobs to gain work experience to act as stepping stones in building a career. I work as a server at a restaurant, but realize I need to focus on my future. To the jobs I have already applied to, there are many I have yet...

#hiring #business-development #hiring-managers #entry-level #business

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:56 PM

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Posted by Laiz A.’s Avatar Laiz A.
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Pamela Mapelli | ESL and Spanish Teacher | E-Learning Instructional Designer I would say a great way to start is volunteering. It ...

What are the biggest difficulties of starting your own business?

I am a high school interested in entrepreneurship. #business #finance #entrepreneurship...

#business-development

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Alysia Cook, PCED, IOM’s Avatar Donald Knapik’s Avatar Delwin Hinkle’s Avatar Paul Gullatte’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:55 PM

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Posted by Odalis H.’s Avatar Odalis H.
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Alysia Cook, PCED, IOM | Principal at Opportunity Strategies LLC I am an entrepreneur just starting my 5th year in business. ...

What are the steps needed to successfully start up your own enterprise and be able to manage it financially?

I want to be able to start up my own business after graduating from a university but am not sure what the processes are. #business...

#business-development

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Active Feb 23 at 01:58 PM

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Posted by Martin S.’s Avatar Martin S.
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Frederic Kerrest | COO & Co-Founder of Okta There’s an old adage, “write what you know.” When my co-founder, ...
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Bo Bawara | Global Operation Projects, AIG You will need to develop a good basis of understanding for ...

How far can a recommendation go when it comes to a career in Business?

I am currently working towards a degree in Information Systems Technology, but I plan on someday either becoming a worker as an administrative assistant and working up or owning my own business. #business-management #business-development #recruiting #office-administration #referrals...

#network-administration

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Stephanie Murnen’s Avatar Chris Ricci’s Avatar Patricia Cox’s Avatar Sneha Niyogi’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:53 PM

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Posted by Brandon H.’s Avatar Brandon H.
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Stephanie Murnen | Sr. Manager, Surgical Gloves Marketing at Cardinal Health Recommendation letters can be very impactful for job seeking and here's ...

What types of classes do I need to take to become an entrepreneur?

I need to be prepared to own a business. #entrepreneurship...

#business-development

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:53 PM

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Posted by Kiara D.’s Avatar Kiara D.
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Greg Parker | Portfolio Director, Building Services If you can, try to go ahead and get a business ...

What types of advertisements would I have to out out to be able to get a small business going?

When I get older, I would like to be able to own my own business. I know advertisements get your business out there and I just wanted to know what types might be the best. #business #entrepreneurship #business-development...

#entrepreneur

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Active May 01 at 01:44 AM

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Posted by Kiara D.’s Avatar Kiara D.
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Kim Gravell | Principal at Gravell Insights, LLC H Kiara,You have been given some excellent advice already. My only ...

What state requirements do I need to be able to own and develop a business?

I want to be able to own my own business so I can introduce myself to the world. I want to start a little at a time. #entrepreneurship #business-development #small-business #career-specific...

#personal-development

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Active Jan 03 at 01:04 AM

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Posted by Kiara D.’s Avatar Kiara D.
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Kushaan Shah | Product Manager at NGP VAN You'd first likely want to decide if you are registering a ...

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