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The following sampling of tools and resources should be combined with your own research. We suggest you use targeted keyword searches to find representative employers and opportunities, explore professional associations, join LinkedIN groups, and browse additional job board postings. Remember to also search LinkedIn and MyPenn (formerly QuakerNet) to connect with Penn alumni in fields related to your interests. Additionally, the sample jobs and employers are only a small selection of what’s posted in Handshake – log in to see much more!
We also suggest using the Career Exploration section of our website for more information or researching by major.
There are many different ways to work in this field. One can pursue either marketing/advertising/PR roles within a specific organization or work for a marketing, advertising or PR firm directly. The work varies from social media to brand management to market research and more. Check out Vault Guides to learn more about the industry. You may also wish to visit our Media, Journalism & Entertainment community.
Networking is simply talking and building relationships with professionals in careers that interest you to help you learn what it’s like to work in a particular role, field, or industry. In addition to MyPenn (formerly QuakerNet) and LinkedIN, there are also a variety of other professional associations that you may find of interest. Read more about how to make connections.
While not all jobs in the arts are posted through traditional job boards, Handshake is still a great place to start looking! Many marketing and related roles, the most recent of which are featured at the bottom of this page. There are also industry-specific job boards.
Have you ever networked with people outside of the U.S.? Whether you’re an international student looking to work in your home country or a domestic student looking for an adventure abroad, it’s always helpful to make connections in your industry …
Are you a PhD or postdoc in the humanities and social sciences (or an alum of a PhD program!) who is interested in learning more about careers outside of academia? Then you will want to check out all of part …
Mylene and Michael are joined by podcast and producer Shannon Perry to discuss why podcasting is an attractive thing to have on your resume, and why podcasting is such a fast growing industry itself.
During Covid, many people have looked for new forms of entertainment and hobbies. And one form that’s both entertainment and hobby is podcasting. According to Infinite Dial, 55 percent of people in the U.S. listened to a podcast in 2020, …
An earlier version of this story was originally published in The WALK magazine, and is reprinted here with permission from the author. The WALK is the University of Pennsylvania’s premier student-run fashion magazine. Written, photographed, illustrated, and designed entirely in-house, …