Careers In Advertising
The Ad Club
A Boston-based society of professionals in the advertising industry. They offer seminars, networking events and both general internships and a variety of diversity initiatives, including internships, mentoring and grants.
Track and analyze online advertising. Download data into a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet, or import graphs or the data into your own database to perform your own analysis.
The source for news in the advertising industry. Includes job postings as well.
Advertising Educational Foundation
Provides valuable career links in the field of advertising as well as career advice from agency representatives, career storites, and a helpful guide to what universities offer advertising.
This University of Texas site offers a massive collection of links-- nearly 80 categories of advertising and marketing resources. Starting with A (account planning) it goes all the way to W (web site promotion) with (internet advertising) in-between.
Award-winning site offers news, media and publishing trends, advice and opportunities for writers, job boards, workshops, and much more.
New Media Hire
Job-search engine devoted to the new and digital media community.
Other Useful Links
Advertising - Spotlight on Careers
What is it all about? What does it take? What is the work like? How do I get into it?
Advertising - What can I do with this major?
Excellent overview of career options related to your advertising major.
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Alumni who have volunteered to speak with you about their careers and to serve as networking contacts.
Industry, Career and Company In-Depth Profiles
FREE book-length reports from Vault
The Riley Guide - Links to job listings for this career field.
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