Careers in Sales and Marketing
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers look forward to high earnings and are "prime candidates for advancement to the highest ranks." The Bureau also says the best opportunities will go to candidates with college degrees, sales and marketing-related experience, creativity and strong communication and computer skills.
Ideal sales and marketing candidates
As a sales and marketing professional, you’ll find employment opportunities in all types of organizations, including small businesses, large corporations, nonprofits and government agencies. Your responsibilities include:
- Generating sales
- Performing market research
- Analyzing sales statistics
- Executing public relations and internal communications
- Identifying new markets
Companies are looking for job candidates who are energetic, creative and familiar with traditional and emerging media. Broadview University offers degree programs that prepare you for entry into this high-potential field:
Interview tips. Job leads. Resume help.
At Broadview University, we are dedicated to helping every student reach their personal and professional goals. That’s why we offer lifelong career services—assistance you can tap into even long after you graduate.
Interested in more information about sales and marketing career outlooks or our college placement rates? Call 1-877-655-7676 or contact admissions.
*U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2010-11 Edition