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Marketing Consultants

Tips for Entry

Visit the Society of Professional Consultants Web site (ttps:// for advice on networking, interviewing, and other aspects of the job search, as well as to access career development webinars.

Conduct information interviews with consultants, and ask them for advice on preparing for and entering the field. Visit the IMC USA Web site,, for a database of consultants (including those who specialize in marketing).  

Become certified by the Institute of Management Consultants USA (IMC USA) and other associations in order to show employers that you’ve met the highest standards established by your industry.

Attend the American Marketing Association’s annual marketing conference and other industry events to network and to interview for jobs. 

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