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GROWTH MANAGER: Studying Philosophy Made Her Want To Help People Connect With Others

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Rose is a Public Relations Manager at a technology start-up that pairs house cleaners with clients. Her college studies in philosophy helped her figure out how she wants to live & work in the world. Rose wished she knew in high school that everyone was struggling, not just she.

Degree: Philosophy
Job Title: Growth Manager
Employer: HomeJoy

Job Summary: Public Relations Managers and Specialists

Job Description

Public relations managers and specialists create and maintain a favorable public image for their employer or client. They write material for media releases, plan and direct public relations programs, and raise funds for their organizations.

On-the-Job Training

Moderate on-the-job training can be expected.

Certification Requirement
Recommended by The Public Relations Society of America.

Quick Facts

Average salary
Average salary
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$30,000 - $165,000
Projected job growth
Projected Job Growth
20 to 25 percent
Typical schedule
Typical schedule
Full-time, Long hours, Flexible
Typical workplace
Typical workplace
Office, Indoor, Home
Personal qualities
Personal Qualities
Detail oriented, Patience, Problem solving skills, Creativity, Written communication skills, Verbal communication skills, Leadership ability, Teamwork, People skills, Public speaking ability, Networking, Organizational skills

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m='34640'>reporters</span> <span m='35260'>online</span> <span m='35930'>and</span> <span m='36190'>meeting</span> <span m='36450'>with</span> <span m='36610'>them</span> <span m='36760'>offline,</span> <span m='37870'>working</span> <span m='38490'>and</span> <span m='38660'>meeting</span> <span m='39060'>start</span> <span m='39350'>ups</span> <span m='39540'>through</span> <span m='40340'>Twitter</span> <span m='40910'>and</span> <span m='41260'>Facebook</span> <span m='41920'>and</span> <span m='42110'>then</span> <span m='42550'>meeting</span> <span m='43010'>them</span> <span m='43120'>for</span> <span m='43310'>coffee</span> <span m='43840'>outside</span> <span m='44160'>of</span> <span m='44240'>work.</span> <span m='46130'>There's</span> <span m='46270'>a</span> <span m='46340'>lot</span> <span m='46580'>of</span> <span m='46660'>variety</span> <span m='47115'>because</span> <span m='47570'>it's</span> <span m='48042'>meeting</span> <span m='48514'>people</span> <span m='48986'>and needing</span> <span m='49458'>to interact</span> <span m='49930'>with a</span> <span m='50402'>lot of</span> <span m='50874'>different people.</span> </p><p><span m='51820'>I</span> <span m='52450'>studied</span> <span m='52960'>philosophy</span> <span m='53750'>in</span> <span m='54470'>college</span> <span m='55370'>because</span> <span m='55630'>I</span> <span m='55680'>wanted</span> <span m='56050'>to.</span> <span m='56630'>And</span> <span m='57910'>it</span> <span m='58300'>helped</span> <span m='58780'>me</span> <span m='59010'>decide</span> <span m='59650'>how</span> <span m='60150'>I</span> <span m='60390'>want</span> <span m='60710'>to</span> <span m='60900'>work</span> <span m='61150'>with</span> <span m='61280'>the</span> <span m='61340'>world</span> <span m='61590'>around</span> <span m='61860'>me.</span> <span m='62270'>So</span> <span m='62910'>I</span> <span m='63310'>learned</span> <span m='63980'>in</span> <span m='64150'>college</span> <span 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