Sales & marketing careers
2:40 PM EST, November 6, 2013
When I started looking for new career opportunities after leaving the restaurant industry, I was pretty nervous. After all, what could work in the food industry have to do with any other kind of job? I worried about the transferability of my job skills, until I realized that sales skills are not only transferable, they are also an inherent part of just about every kind of job.
11:15 AM EDT, October 28, 2013
Though a picture of your Caesar salad with a filter added may not be art to everybody, photo-editing on smart phones and social media sites has led to an explosion of interest in photography and sharing pictures. But if your job is to professionally photograph people, places and events, are you left to compete with every smart phone-wielding amateur out there?
1:01 PM EST, February 12, 2013
Selling out? Not as long as new products and services are out there. Sales workers have the advantage of a career with unlimited opportunities. No matter what's being invented or reinvented, somebody is needed to sell it.
2:31 PM EDT, July 23, 2013
Although the seasonal hiring forecast for 2011 wasn't as favorable as some may have expected, it may not be dire, either.
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