Vanessa, a product manager, is responsible for how her company's is represented. This involves checking their software for bugs as well as marketing and advertising. She originally went to school for kinesiology in order to become a sports medicine trainer, but she decided that she wanted a more creative career instead.
Advertising, promotions, and marketing managers plan programs to generate interest in a product or service. They work with art directors, sales agents, and financial staff members.
Short-term on-the-job training
Advertising, promotional, and marketing managers typically have work experience in advertising, marketing, promotions, or sales. For example, many managers are former sales representatives; purchasing agents; buyers; or product, advertising, promotions, or public relations specialists.