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Enterprising

Enterprising people like situations that involve using resources for personal or corporate economic gain. Such people may have an opportunistic frame of mind, and like commerce, trade and making deals. Some are drawn to sales and marketing occupations. Many will eventually end up owning their own business, or managing a section in larger organisations. They tend to be very goal-oriented, and work best when focused on a target. Some have an entrepreneurial inclination.

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    negotiation, social media, visual media, design, sales & marketing, communication, languages, teamwork, leadership, time management, adaptability, attention to detail, data analysis & statistics, critical thinking, researching information,

Key Facts

64%
of those employed in the sector are between 21 and 35
41%
of Agencies are experiencing a skills gap
73%
of Ad Agency Business is Irish
37%
of marketing decision–makers plan to invest more in marketing in 2018
64%
of surveyed companies prioritise attracting and retaining talant
63%
of surveyed companies invest in learning and development
66%
of surveyed companies expect investment in workplace wellbeing to increase
54%
of HR teams consist of 1-5 people
90%
of applications come from women
20-24k
expected salary range for entry level roles in 2016

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