Marketing Jobs: The U.S. Needs 230K More Skilled Marketers

LinkedIn's May 2018 Workforce Report indicates that 230K marketers are need in the U.S.According to LinkedIn’s May 2018 Workforce Report, the United States is currently in need of “230,000 more people with marketing skills.” The report indicates that both large and small companies are in need of workers who are skilled in key marketing areas including social media, digital marketing, market research, and branding. On our end, we’re pleased to see the spotlight being shined on the growing marketing industry. We’re hopeful that this high profile report will show students and young people entering the workforce that thereĀ areĀ jobs out there in the marketing field for individuals who seek the proper education and training. As new technology platforms are introduced, and as more and more digital and social channels arise, companies/brands are going to need marketing pros to help them steer the ship into these uncharted waters. We’re already onboard, and we encourage creative young people all across the nation to join us.

With 230K slots to fill, the odds are ever in your favor, future marketers…