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Marketing

Marketing People are responsible for a wide variety of tasks within the complex and competitive modern business environment. Marketing People will be responsible for everything from planning strategies to promoting a product or service to as wide an audience as possible by means of events, websites and advertising. 

Career Options

  • You can find many opportunities in marketing in the following categories: • Market Research • Brand Management • Advertising • Promotions • Public Relations

Educational Qualifications

  • Minimum qualification- 10+2

Personal Skills

  • • Excellent written and verbal communication skills • Good organisational skills • A willingness to meet deadlines effectively • A highly-motivated attitude when dealing with the tasks at hand • Excellent team-leadership skills • High confidence levels • The ability to thrive in pressured or stressful situations • The ability to solve problems as they arise • Astute budgeting skills • A committed and flexible attitude to the job • Strong interpersonal skills • Good networking abilities • Good attention to detail • The ability to multi-task

Courses to be pursued

  • • Bachelor's Degree in Marketing • Master's of Business Administration (MBA) Marketing Degree • Master in Business Administration (MBA) • MBA in Finance • BS in Business Administration: Marketing • BS in Business Administration: New Media & Internet Marketing • BS in Business Administration  Bachelor - Business Administration: Investment  Associate Programs • AAS in Business Administration • AAS in Business Administration: Customer Service • AAS in Business Administration: Sales

Top Colleges

  • Institute for Integrated Learning in Management, IILM, Delhi Address: Rai School Complex, Institutional Area, 3, Lodhi Rd, Lodhi Gardens, Lodhi Estate, New Delhi, Delhi 110003 Phone: 098993 59823 http://www.iilm.edu/
  • • Faculty Of Management Studies, FMS, Delhi Address: Prof N.D. Kapoor Marg, Opp. Kirorimal College, University Enclave, Delhi, 110007 Phone: 011 2766 6382 http://www.fms.edu/
  • • IIBS, Noida Address: B-119, B Block, Noida, Uttar Pradesh 201307 Phone: 099102 52746 http://www.iibs.edu.in/mba-courses-program

Working Conditions

Marketing People typically work standard office hours, but during busy periods they may be required to work overtime, during the evenings or even at the weekends. You will therefore need to be willing to juggle your various commitments effectively. Additionally, Marketing People are expected to attend networking events, product launches and exhibitions which usually happen outside office hours. There may also be opportunities for travel abroad as many large firms have branches and offices overseas.

Top Companies

  • Vodafone https://www.vodafone.in/careers/careers?section=consumer
  • Bharti Airtel http://www.airtel.in/careers/
  • Hindustan Unilever https://www.hul.co.in/

Successful Persons

Mary Kay Ash, Inventor of Network Marketing

Network marketing (recruiting independent-agents to serve as distributors of goods and services, and then encouraging them to build and manage their own sales force) had been around for several decade when Mary Kay Ash founded her world famous cosmetics firm in 1963.

Larry Page, CEO, co-founder, Google

Larry Page opened a new window into the Information Age 17 years ago when he and Sergey Brin formed Google, revolutionizing the way practically every human being accesses information. Of course, Google has grown far beyond search.

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