If you’re blessed with the opportunity to start a digital marketing team from the ground up, take it. You’d be surprised how many companies are living in the Stone Age when it comes to marketing technology. They need someone like you to launch them into the modern era of the internet…or at least help them manage their website. While these tips are marketing-focused, many can be applied to almost any solo team or start up partnership. Here’s how to shine on your first few months of the job.
The beauty of marketing is that everyone can do it, but not everyone can do it well. Sure, having a four year degree tucked into your back pocket will help you land a job. But it doesn’t matter what the paper says. That’s right, not the school or your degree program. As long as it has your name on it, you’re golden.
Truth be told, being a woman in the business world is difficult. We’re often seen as emotional and bossy, not to mention considered “risky hires” if we’re anywhere close to childbearing years. With time we all build a thick skin to inequality, but there’s one thing we can never escape….other women. No, not being the other woman. Let me explain.