A digital marketing specialist oversees the implementation of different digital media programs for clients. You need writing skills for creating content, as you may be assigned to blogging or other writing for potential clients. You will be expected to have quick turn-around on projects and be a multi-tasker. You must thrive in an entrepreneurial setting, be able to accomplish tasks on your own, or as part of a team. You must be a self-starter and have strong project management skills. You need to be flexible and be able to adapt to the constant changes occurring in digital platforms, devices, and apps.
A sales professional needs to be goal-oriented and organized in a fast-paced environment, working in business-to-business sales and business-to-consumer sales. The day-to-day responsibilities of a sales representative can vary as significantly as the products and service the professional sells. They may work in an office, at home or while traveling for business. Sales reps need to commit to working hard and update themselves with evolving industry knowledge to gain new customers, retain them and be successful in sales.
According to CAREERwise Education, Minnesota's career, education and job resource, this career is in very high demand and there will be a need for about 8,621 new Marketing Managers to meet market demand between 2018-2028. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth. This is high growth compared to other careers.