Career Panel on Marketing, Digital Media, and Product Design

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Interested in a career in marketing, digital media, content strategy, or product design? Want to learn more about what the new communications job landscape looks like? Check out this great Career Panel hosted by the UW Communication Leadership graduate program. …

By Caitlin Goldbaum
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Development, Fundraising, and Marketing | What’s the Difference?

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If you’ve spent any length of time in the nonprofit world, you’ve almost certainly heard the terms “development,” “fundraising,” and “marketing.” You probably know each job has to do with raising money and awareness. But while some people use the …

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5 (Non-Artistic) Career Paths for Arts Lovers

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If you love theater, music, dance, or art, you may be someone who seeks creativity in their career. But if you don’t want to sing, act, or paint for a living, there are still many different ways to stay …

By Caitlin Goldbaum
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Human Centered Design and Engineering Career Fair

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Thinking about a career that combines design with technology? Check out the Human Centered Design and Engineering Career fair!
2019 HCDE Career Fair
Monday, October 21
4 – 7:30 p.m.
HCDE students only 4 – 6 p.m.; all UW students 6 – 7:30 …

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Three skills to develop for a career in social media

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If you are someone who loves spending scrolling through Instagram, creating YouTube tutorials, or retweeting articles, a career in social media could be a great fit. But there’s more to a solid social media career than just hitting “like” and …

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Finding your way into marketing

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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 …

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Exploring careers in media, content development, and PR

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Every year, the Department of Communication takes a group of undergraduate students on career exploration trips locally in Seattle. Through conversations with UW alumni, students are able to learn about industries such as media and content development, and build their …

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Tips for designing a graphic resume

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How do I make my resume stand out from everyone else?

It’s a question we all ask and struggle with. Your unique experiences and the way you share them is one way to make your resume stand out. But you …

By Shannon Merchant
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Connect to the Seattle arts community

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Many Huskies want to stay in the Seattle area after they graduate, and the city of Seattle has many resources and opportunities for the arts & creative community! The Office of Arts & Culture (ARTS) functions as the overseer and …

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Digital portfolios for creative careers

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As a creative, employers need to see your creative vision and examples of your work to determine if you’re a fit for what they need. In order to do this, you should consider creating a portfolio of your work where …

By Shannon Merchant
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