Anyone transition from consumer PR to something other than Marketing? Really tired of the grind and want to to transfer my skills somewhere applicable but hitting a wall.

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With a bit more education, you could go into Human Resources.

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Fundraising, trade association management, stakeholder management, government affairs - all transferable skills but you’d need to make the case so the connection is very clear for hiring managers.

Exec assistant? Project management? Recruiting/sales? Lmk if you figure it out 😂

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