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Marketing positions

Daily blog - Many large corporations are finding it hard to fill marketing positions and are looking for ways to encourage students to consider a career in marketing. Why do you think this has become a problem? Would you consider a career in marketing products for a large corporation such as Proctor & Gamble? Why role would you be interested in playing in their marketing program? 

I believe that corporations aren't able to fill the marketing positions because the field is growing so quickly and there aren't enough people to fill the jobs. Also, people who didn't take a marketing class don't understand what all jobs fall into the marketing category. I want to go into cosmetology and marketing could be incorporated in that because I would be using other brands of things and could sell them in my shop. 

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