Finding your way into marketing

A career in marketing can be a great fit for someone who is creative, loves to collaborate, and excels at building relationships and supporting customers. You don’t necessarily need a degree in marketing in order to enter this exciting and fast paced field. Curious how get started? Check out this article from the Muse featuring interviews with five successful marketing professionals who earned BAs in everything from fine art to musical theater to economics. 

If you want to learn more, use the UW alumni search tool on LinkedIn to find local marketing professionals who graduated from the University of Washington. Consider setting up a career conversation to gain advice and insight into what it is like to work in the world of marketing. You never know what internship and job opportunities might emerge from your conversation!

By Caitlin Goldbaum
Caitlin Goldbaum Career Coach