Welcome to the Arts, Media, and Marketing interest community!

Members of this community are interested in careers that use various forms of media, writing, and artistic expression to produce creative content and tell stories that speak to the human experience. People who pursue careers in the arts, media, and marketing have strong communication skills, think creatively, and collaborate well. Examples of career pathways include (but are not limited to): social media, journalism, film, visual and performing arts, graphic design, public relations, publishing, and arts administration.

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 …

By Caitlin Goldbaum
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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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Caitlin Goldbaum Career Coach Caitlin Goldbaum
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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
Shannon Merchant Career Counselor 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 …

By Caitlin Goldbaum
Caitlin Goldbaum Career Coach Caitlin Goldbaum
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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
Shannon Merchant Career Counselor Shannon Merchant
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