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Week 4: Careers in… Media, Marketing and Communications

What is the Media, Marketing and Communications themed week all about? Marketing is one of the most popular career sectors for Reading students!  This is a rewarding area of work open to students from a wide range of degree backgrounds. If you’d like a career which involves creativity and being able to communicate effectively in …

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How I used my humanities degree to get into content marketing

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Great news: my humanities degree got me into a content marketing career! Hi, I’m Daisy 👋 I graduated from the University of Reading with a First Class BA Classical Studies and English Literature degree in the strange summer of 2020. Since then I’ve actually managed to score a full-time Content Marketing Executive role at DigitalGrads, …

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How to get a job in PPC marketing

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Considering a career in PPC marketing?  Here’s what you need to know, plus five tips to ace the interview! I have interviewed several candidates straight out of University looking for an entry-level job in PPC marketing. I’ve interviewed the good, the bad, and the unprepared. I’ve interviewed candidates who I thought they may have had …

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How to get into advertising and marketing

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Finding Success in Advertising/Marketing There is a general misconception of what ‘advertising’ in its entirety is. Adverting isn’t just print, billboards and tv; it’s not even simply visual for that matter. Advertising is the process of aligning an offering with a market, whatever the medium or channel one might use.   There are so many …

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What You Won’t Learn in University About a Career in Digital Marketing

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Unlike most industries, digital marketing simply didn’t exist before the early 1990s. Hard to believe, isn’t it? Yet more people than ever are eyebrow-deep in this thriving beast and actively dive-bombing into a career in digital marketing – and having a blast, we might add. But – yes, there’s always a but – there are …

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