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|Cultural Communication||Consultant||Campaign Consultant|
|Community Affairs Administrator||Consumer Relations Director||Journalist|
|Community Relations Specialist||Corporate Communication Director||Lawyer|
|Interpersonal Communication||Corporate Trainer||Lobbyist|
|Mass Media Producer/Director||Customer Service Representative||Press Secretary|
|Media Buyer||Education Director||Promotion Specialist|
|Media Relations Director||Employee Relations||Public Information Specialist|
|Media Researcher||Human Resources||Publicist|
|Mediator||Management Trainer||Public Relations Specialist|
|Minister/Pastor/Priest||Marketing Consultant||Public Relations Representative|
|Reservation Agent||Organizational Consultant||Public Speaker|
|Teacher||Program Coordinator||Research Analyst|
|Organizational Communication||Recruiting Coordinator||Speech Writer|
|Advertising Director||Sales Representative||Sports/Entertainment Agent|
|Business Consultant||Sports Management||Sports Information Director|
|Business Manager||Rhetoric/Public Speaking||Sales|
|Buyer||Broadcaster||Training and Development|
Personal Characteristics to be Successful
Adapt message to audience
Analyze and evaluate
Attend to accuracy and accountability
Evaluate ideas and structures in communication events
Gather information and data
Interact and communicate with others
Work in teams
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