May 23, 2012 1 Comment
I love reading about how people got into account planning. Mainly because it seems like so many of us have such interesting, unique, and different backgrounds. Although there are schools and programs designed to train you to be a planner, it seems like most people start out doing something (academia, journalism, production, account management, etc) and later decide to move into account planning.
But I also like reading about it because I find that I get asked “How can I do what you do?” A LOT. And I don’t always have a good answer. My career path was strange and probably very difficult to replicate (and you’d have to be crazy to want to). So I have trouble telling people how THEY can become planners.
His key points are:
You can read the entire article here.
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