Career Questions tagged Marketing And Advertising

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Dhani M. May 13, 2018 197 views

What type of careers can you get into with a Mass Comm degree?

I'm trying to get more of an idea of what is out there for incoming freshman at my university. I am a mass comm major and I have received a few questions but they're not pertaining to my concentration within the major. #tennesseestate #masscommunications #hbcus #communications...


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Ben L. May 10, 2018 372 views

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....

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

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Ben L. May 02, 2018 425 views

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

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Melanie G. Jan 16, 2018 847 views

What could you do with a fashion marketing degree?

I really want to take this major but i don't really understand what fashion marketing /merchandising involves ? #marketing #fashion-merchandising #fashion #marketing #marketing-and-advertising...


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Hanna L. Feb 02, 2018 211 views

How easy/hard is it to find a job in architecture?

I am currently in between a few possible career options. How easy/hard is it to get a good paying job as an architect right out of college? How easy/hard is it to get a good paying job in the marketing field? How easy/hard is it to get a good paying job in the engineering field? #architecture...

#marketing-and-advertising #engineering

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Clarissa B. Jan 19, 2018 345 views

How do I decide what I want to do with my degree?

I am a marketing major, and I love it. However, marketing is such a broad spectrum, and there are so many different things I could do with a marketing degree. How do I evaluate where I would fit best in a marketing career? #marketing #marketing-career #career-choice #career-path...


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Clarissa B. Jan 19, 2018 364 views

How do I apply my passion to my career?

I am a marketing major and I hope to have a career in the advertising or social media field. I am very passionate about human rights, equal opportunities, anti-racism, and women's rights. I would like to know how I can apply these types of themes into my career in a way that I can make a...

#marketing #social-media-marketing #marketing-and-advertising #human-rights #empowering-women #social-activism

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Reginald T. Jan 17, 2018 218 views

As an aspiring entrepreneur how much of my future is dictated by the stock market rather than actual product and marketing produced?

I’m asking because the chances of becoming a multimillionaire as an Entrepreneur rival that of making the NFl, so I wanted to know if early participation in the global stock market will raise my chances of success in the long run.#business #wealth #stocks #marketing-and-advertising #product...

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Kristine L. Oct 25, 2017 521 views

How do I pursue a career in social media?

Hello everyone, I am currently a junior in college majoring in Business Accounting and minoring in Public Relations. My interest has always been in social media, blogging, content management (I love writing), and a little bit of graphic design. I love being able to impact and influence other's...

#public-relations #marketing #social-media-marketing #marketing-and-advertising #blogging #communications #social-media

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Ben L. Oct 02, 2017 615 views

How do I write a good cover letter?

I am applying to a bunch of internships for summer 2018 in the Advertising, Marketing, or Communications fields. If you have any advice that will help me land an internship in one of those fields please let me know! #cover-letters #resume #marketing-and-advertising #communications...


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Stacia S. Aug 31, 2017 980 views

How important is grad school for a advertising degree?

Am currently in college as an advertising major and considering the option of grad school. Is it important or worth it to go and do it or just go out in the world and begin a job? #gradschool #advertising #marketing-and-advertising...


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Paula R. Feb 10, 2016 2134 views

Should i try different jobs that are completely unrelated to my degree or go and find one that i really wanted?

So, i just recently moved here in states and i'm a fresh graduate with a degree in Bachelor in Advertising and Public Relations. I was blessed to moved here right after grad but unfortunately, i haven't been into the real world of advertising. I'm finding it hard to find a job that is an entry...

#depression #marketing-and-advertising #career-details #help #advertising #seattle #giving-advice #advice #personal-development

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Ben L. Aug 10, 2017 2357 views

Are Udacity Nanodegrees in Digital Marketing worth it? Does it increase my employment chances?

I see some billboards around the Bay Area and Facebook/Instagram ads about this program. I am currently a senior at SJSU studying advertising. I am starting to plan for my life post college. I am willing to do anything to be more competitive in my career field. I either want to work in the...

#marketing-and-advertising #advertising

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Ben L. Aug 09, 2017 540 views

Where can I network with professionals outside of career fairs? Where can I network with professionals specifically in my future career field?

I am an advertising major at SJSU entering my 4th year and I want to start preparing for my life post-college. I want to get a job in the advertising industry. One the pieces of advice I hear a lot is "network with other people!" Where do I find these people? Also, I how do I find networking...

#meeting-new-people #marketing-and-advertising #network #job-search #networking

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melanie B. Aug 16, 2016 525 views

What are the top 3 skills or attributes employers look for in prospective public relations/press/advertising employees?

We all know the basics that employers look for: good work ethic, great listener, and skilled in their field. Are there any specific differences that employers look for in a press team? #marketing-and-advertising...


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monique G. May 24, 2017 788 views
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Angelina P. Jul 10, 2017 1273 views

How much time do you have to make a first impression?

I know that first impressions matter, that they are extremely important. Does anyone know exactly how long you have to make a first impression? Thank you! #marketing-and-advertising #information-technology-and-services #financial-services...


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Sarah W. Apr 24, 2017 632 views
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Jeremiah D. Oct 27, 2016 436 views

How did Botany change the way you see the world?

My name is Jay.D and I am aspiring to become a botanist and change the medical industry with my own company. I want to show people that their are natural and healthier ways to to heal yourself of even he deadliest diseases with taking the right herbs and taking care of your body....


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Brittany P. Apr 12, 2017 566 views

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...

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

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Laxmi P. Mar 26, 2017 5549 views

Is double majoring in marketing and finance a good idea?

I want to kind of work on both sides of marketing. Such as the creative side and the number side. I originally had a minor in art studio to be able to take some graphic design classes but that doesn't fit with my schedule. Do you think a double major in those two areas will help along with...

#marketing #marketing-and-advertising #finance #advertising #graphic-design

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Selma S. Mar 18, 2017 590 views

Which all subjects are required to find a job in the field of marketing? And is there any job in the commerce field which does not require math?

I'm new to this website, but I hope I can expect an answer soon :) My question is: In future, i want a job that does not require math, and im studying in the commerce field so i cannot do anything based on science. I find math really hard and I think it would be better off without math in 11th....

#marketing #marketing-and-advertising #mathematics #math #business #accounting

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Ben L. Feb 09, 2017 652 views

How do I get good at cold calling?

I am a student at San Jose State. I just recently started on the advertising staff of our newspaper the Spartan Daily. My job is to cold call local businesses and have them place ads in the paper. I am comfortable talking on the phone so that is not a problem. However, I would love to learn...

#marketing #marketing-and-advertising #advertising #business #sales #cold-calling

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Angelina P. Feb 08, 2017 2698 views

If you could go back in time and tell your younger-self one thing, what would it be?

What one piece of advice would you want to tell your younger self? Would it be something about jobs and careers, losses and struggles, life and love? What would it be? #business #medicine #marketing #financial-services #social-media #marketing-and-advertising #strategy...


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Katie S. Jan 30, 2017 584 views

How do I start in a career?

Hello, I am a recent graduate and I have various skills in design, media, research, and web. Despite this, I am a beginner within all of these fields and I can't tell which career I should enter into or how. A lot of these jobs require a lot of experience. While I am very good and a hardworker,...

#marketing #recruiting #marketing-and-advertising #career-counseling #web-design #graphics #career #career-development

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Rachel B. Jan 29, 2017 496 views

How is best to make your resume stand out when applying for a job or internship? Should your skills or education go on top.

I am Junior in Queens College majoring in Psychology with a minor in Honor Business and Liberal Arts. #career #management #career-counseling #marketing #career-choice...


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Carlos E. Jan 28, 2017 628 views

How do I start an advertising campaign?

I recently came across a small cafe near my home;it's nice, comfy, and sells good Coffee. The cafe is new (4-5 months) and is having trouble bringing in business ,I offered to help them market their store and they agreed. I only have the most basic understanding of what advertising means ....

#marketing #social-media-marketing #marketing-and-advertising #sales-management #advertising #digital-marketing #sales

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Jackie G. Jan 17, 2017 513 views

What steps can I take to raise money for a cause?

I am very passionate about certain environmental and wildlife conservation causes. I have a few in mind that I would really love to start a charity for, but how would I go about this? How do I raise money and put together a 'campaign'? Are there any legal things I should know about? #college...

#marketing-and-advertising #environmentalism #career-counseling #conservation #environmental-services #start-ups #business

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Caylyn K. Dec 17, 2016 535 views

Do you need internship experience in order to get hired at a marketing firm after graduation?

I am a junior in college and thinking about possible jobs I will be applying for after graduation. A lot of my peers are scrambling to find internships in their degree fields, and I was just wondering if it's possible to get hired at a good firm without an internship. #business-management...

#social-media-marketing #marketing-and-advertising #marketing-strategy #marketing-communications #online-marketing

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Yerin O. Nov 22, 2016 682 views

What are some websites for volunteering activities for marketing and advertising for High School students?

I've constantly researched about volunteering work of marketing and advertising for high school students, but no official websites shown came out. Please help me find some websites; I want to have some experience doing advertising or marketing work so that I can learn more pursue my career...

#marketing #marketing-and-advertising #online-advertising #volunteering #high-school-students #volunteer-training #internships

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Yerin O. Nov 22, 2016 746 views

What is the average year salary for people in the marketing industry?

I'm interested in the marketing industry- marketing management, advertising, etc. I'd like to now if the marketing industry jobs have sufficient amount of payment of their jobs. #marketing #advertising #marketing-and-advertising #marketing-communications #online-advertising...


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Anna C. Oct 28, 2016 1250 views

What does it take to be an entrepreneur?

I ask because i see myself owning a business at some point in my life, I want as much help as i can get to prepare myself with the correct knowledge to pursue a business. #business...


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Sara D. Oct 24, 2016 543 views

What jobs are in the communications field?

Im looking to obtain a degree in this department. #communications...


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Abbas E. Sep 17, 2016 789 views

Where can I write to get up-to-date information on salaries, employers and industry issues?

trying to determine what to do in life is a serious and difficult task. if there is a website and/or any other resource that has all the information necessary to help make a better more informed decision on what to do as a career choice #japan...


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Liana S. Sep 05, 2016 1816 views

How can idealism and realism be combined to create a true visionary in entrepreneurship?

Visionaries are visionaries because they're crazy enough to believe that one day their idea will come true. Idealism and realism both play a role in becoming a visionary. Empathy and creativity also influence a visionary's actions. There are finders and makers. Finders are the idea people and...

#sociology #psychology #marketing-and-advertising #communication #business #communications #social-media

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Kiana D. Aug 22, 2016 702 views

Do sports advertisements target audiences that are not into sports/fitness?

I am wondering if sports advertisements consider audiences outside of their ideal agenda to increase sales and views, but how would they do this? #sports #health #marketing-and-advertising #fitness...


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Daniela C. Aug 21, 2016 554 views

What should I major in if I want my career to be involved in business and athletics?

I was thinking about majoring in management or marketing, but I'm not sure. Some schools I am applying to don't have either as a major, so what should I do in those cases? #business #management #sports #sports-management #athletics #athlete #marketing-and-advertising...


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Gabrielle S. Aug 16, 2016 539 views

Is it better to specialize in a field or have a more general major so there are more opportunities?

Many people say the more specialized and specific your degree is the better, is that true? #science...


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Gabriella D. Aug 12, 2016 969 views

What are some major parts of having a job in marketing?

I think I may be interested in pursing marketing in college #career #career-counseling #marketing...


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Julea P. Feb 10, 2014 3266 views

What do brand managers actually do?

I think that something in marketing might be a good career choice for me. I thought that maybe I could start in customer service and work my way up to brand management, but maybe that's not the right way to reach my goal. But I would like to also know what a brand manager actually does every...

#marketing #branding #brand-management #marketing-and-advertising