When it comes to graduation and obtaining a job in the "real world", business can get a little tricky, especially in the business world. Students always strive to attain a job position in in a field of their interest, and that hits all the spots on the checklist. - Location of choice - Well-paying - Positive work environment - FUN to work there, and many more... So how does a student even begin to check off these items off of a neverending list? Well, as Western Marketing stu
Did you attend the WMA's 1st annual Regional Conference? If so, you know that it was an absolute success, and if not, you missed out on some great food! Central Connecticut State University and Quinnipiac University attended for the day, taking part in a career building workshop with Briana Hartz, and a Marketing Strategy Competition with a Connecticut startup company known as Spothook. Students also had the opportunity to sit with Jim Fosina of Fosina Marketing Group to lear
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This week at Agency, we really kicked off the action! We dove deeper into marketing projects that we are working on for some local businesses, and took a closer look at social media and how we aim to expand the WMA’s reach and influence on our students! Speaking of expanding our influence, during the WMA meeting on Tuesday evening we met with Kimberly Reddington , the Marketing director of an “American Made” jewelry company known as Anne Koplik. These handcrafted designs ar