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Linguistic

The Linguistic's interests are usually focused on ideas and information exchange. They tend to like reading a lot, and enjoy discussion about what has been said. Some will want to write about their own ideas and may follow a path towards journalism, or story writing or editing. Others will develop skills in other languages, perhaps finding work as a translator or interpreter. Most Linguistic types will enjoy the opportunity to teach or instruct people in a topic they are interested in.

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About

This sector is about creating narratives and brand identities. It’s for story tellers and strategists, people who want to understand how people think and use that knowledge to craft appealing messages for them. Working in this sector you may find yourself managing relationships with the media or researching people’s views on products. Creative people can get involved in designing billboards, filming advertisements or recording promotions.

Skills

    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

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