Marketing Job Opportunities

Tweet Jordan Kimball was a student in my MKTG 384 course (Integrated Marketing Communications) at JMU during the spring 2016 semester.  After learning that Jordan was one of 40 students selected nationwide to participate in the Marketing EDGE Collegiate Summit, I wanted to hear all about her experience.  Jordan kindly shared her perspectives for an…

Read More Jordan Kimball’s Experience at the 2016 Marketing EDGE Collegiate Summit

Tweet The 2016 American Advertising Federation’s (AAF) Student Advertising Career Conference will be held October 7-8, 2016 in partnership with Chicago Portfolio School. Students can learn about the field of advertising, discover industry trends, and network with advertising professionals. To learn about the conference, review the agenda, and register, visit http://goo.gl/6VoDbM.  

Read More The 2016 AAF’s Student Advertising Career Conference

Tweet Marketing EDGE (formerly known as the Direct Marketing Educational Foundation) provides a number of very helpful resources and programs designed specifically for students looking to prepare for a career in the marketing industry. Check out the listing of job, internship, and scholarship opportunities below.  Note there are varying deadlines associated with their programs.  If you…

Read More Marketing EDGE Programs for Spring and Summer (2015)

Tweet Where should I apply if I want to work at an agency? What are some of the top agencies in the marketing industry? What are the agencies located close to JMU? These are some of the questions I often hear from my students at James Madison University.  To point my students in the right…

Read More A Listing of Select Advertising, Digital, and Direct Marketing Agencies

Tweet The JMU College of Businesses is pleased to welcome Exie Huntington, a Google University Programs Specialist, who will be presenting “Career and Internship Opportunities in the Business Side of Google.” This special presentation will cover topics such as: The history, culture, and business of Google. An introduction to Google’s non-technical and business focused careers.…

Read More #GoogleAtJMU on Thursday, January 22 from 5:00pm – 7:00pm in Showker Hall, Room 105

Tweet I often assume that marketing majors know how to market themselves.  Just because these students chose marketing as a major, are studying marketing, and are taking marketing classes, including a class in professional selling, it does not mean everyone knows how to transfer those skills to the marketing of themselves, especially during an interview.…

Read More How JMU Marketing Students Can Practice Interviewing Skills

Tweet Amanda Nemec is a 2011 JMU Marketing alum and she wants to help spread awareness of Deloitte’s job opportunities to JMU students.  According to Amanda, “I feel that many of the students would be a great fit here based on their strong communication skills and analytics experience.” Feel free to reach out to Amanda…

Read More Amanda Nemec Shares Job and Intern Opportunities with Deloitte Consulting LLP

Tweet With permission from Ranna Mohajer, a 2013 JMU Marketing Alum and Payroll Sales Consultant at Paychex, I’m sharing her message about job opportunities with her company.  Read below if you are looking for a position and have motivation, talent, and interest in sales.  Reach out to Ranna directly so she can put you in…

Read More JMU Alum Shares Paychex Sales Position Opportunity

Tweet How cool!  JMU will have a LinkedIn Photo Booth at the fall 2013 Career & Internship Fair.  Students can get a free professional photo for their LinkedIn accounts.  Details are below:  ======================================= Fall 2013 Career & Internship Fair hosted by Career & Academic Planning When: 12:00-4:00pm, September 30th & 11:00am-3:00pm, October 1st Where: Festival…

Read More LinkedIn Photo Booth at the Fall 2013 JMU Career & Internship Fair

Tweet With permission from Dr. Val Larsen, I am republishing an e-mail message sent to all of our marketing majors. This message was originally sent on April 29, 2011 on behalf of the JMU Department of Marketing.  Two years later, Dr. Larsen is sharing it again with our current students. I sense that many students,…

Read More Important Message on Ethical Responsibilities as a JMU Marketing Graduate