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MARKETING MANAGER, IN-DEPTH: Try And Keep Up With Industry Changes

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A Marketing Manager for a Plastic Surgeon describes what she likes most about her job, its challenges, how hard it is to get a job in her field, and work-life balance. It's not necessarily difficult to get a job in marketing; it's more challenging to keep it. Try to keep up with industry changes, and stay computer savvy.

Degree: International Studies
Job Title: Marketing Manager & Business Growth Specialist

Job Summary: Marketing Managers

Job Description

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.

On-the-Job Training

Short-term on-the-job training

Additional Info

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.

Quick Facts

Average salary
Average salary
National Statistic Change Location
$40,000 - $170,000
Projected job growth
Projected Job Growth
10 to 20 percent
Typical schedule
Typical schedule
Full-time, Long hours
Typical workplace
Typical workplace
Indoor, Office
Personal qualities
Personal Qualities
Analytical skills, Creativity, Organizational skills, People skills, Teamwork, Verbal communication skills, Written communication skills

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