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I hear a lot about Bankers & consultants going back to school for their MBA. I’m a digital marketer having worked for 5+ F500 clients. Should I try and get an MBA from a Top 20 school?

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Same boat as you MP! I'm considering an MBA but would like to stay in the realm of digital marketing. I haven't heard of many people in the industry with MBAs except for a few c-suite execs?

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Exactly. I feel like it could be an edge in our industry to get an MBA since few have them. In comparison, for many industries a MBA is a requirement

Depends on what you want to do and if MBA would actually be helpful for getting you there

I have no idea. Seems like most people from MBA that go into marketing go into the function in the more traditional sense (brand management) than digital, but I’m not well educated on digital marketing

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Depends. Do you want to make bank and drive a Range Rover?

That would be nice! I want my work output to be more in line with what I’m making. I’m currently managing millions of dollars per year of media spend and I’m paid 💁‍♂️

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