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Career Choice & Change: Job Hunting, Internship Seeking & Discovering Your Career Path: Communication, Mass Media & Marketing

This guide uncovers resources for exploration of careers and college major choices, career development and change, and resumes and interviewing.

Vault Careers: Management Consulting

Vault has extensive and up-to-date content about careers in consulting and looking for advertising and marketing jobs and a section for media &  entertainment jobs.

Includes titles like Vault Guide to Public Relations Jobs, Vault Career Guide to Advertising, and more. Search the Guides section on publishing and turn up even more content of interest to authors and illustrators.

Use the Research Companies section to find background on a particular firm for which you're considering interviewing.



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How to Read Like a Pro

Every field and industry has at least one publication that people in the field read to keep up with what's going on. These magazines are in the Library's collections and you can access them and read like any pro in your field! For those exploring careers, they are great sources for inspiration. For job seekers, they are sources that can help you look knowledgable on trends, which can give you an edge for your job interviews and put you at ease for those moments of small talk with a potential employer.

The Business of Communications

The guides listed below are high-quality resources that are specifically focused on the business of communications (including art and writing), which elaborate on opportunities to sell your work and promote yourself as a creator. They are good for inspiration as well as specifics.

Background & Relevant Organizations

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Adele Barsh
Business & Entrepreneurship Librarian

UC San Diego Library

University of California, San Diego

9500 Gilman Dr. 0175R

La Jolla, CA 92093-0175
Subjects: Business