Journalism/Media Careers

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Possible job titles (with corresponding Holland Codes)

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  • Producer, EA
  • News Analyst, AEI
  • Reporter, AEI
  • Correspondent, AEI
  • Camera Operator, RA
  • Video Editor, AEI
  • Public Realtions Specialist, EAS
  • Account Executive, AEC
  • Advertising Sales Agent, ECA
  • Advertising Manager, EAC
  • Market Research Analyst, IEC
  • Promotions Manager, EAC
  • Author, EA
  • Copy Writer, EA
  • Technical Writer, AIC
  • Editor, AEC
  • Photographer, AR

NECESSARY ABILITIES AND QUALITIES

  • Ability to write clearly
  • Present specific viewpoints
  • Synthesize information
  • Write press releases, scripts or promotional materials
  • Effective speaking
  • Persuasion skills
  • Interpretation skills
  • Demonstrate creativity and artistic expression
  • Evaluate ideas
  • Compare and contrast evidence
  • Work with deadlines
  • Attention to detail
  • Create entertaining and persuasive messages
  • Gather information and data
  • Evaluate information and resources
  • Planning and managing skills
  • Work independently
  • Work in teams/ small groups

OCCUPATION AND PROFESSIONAL INFORMATION RESOURCES

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