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How to Create a Killer Digital Portfolio in 20 Minutes or Less

Posted by Laura Tyson on December 1, 2015

Quick: you've got 20 minutes to create a digital portfolio that will wow a potential client or supervisor. Sometimes you need to apply for a position quickly or impress a new connection in a hurry. You need a venue to showcase your written work or the innovative website designs that you've created. Is it possible to develop such a portfolio on a short timeline? Stay calm, and get ready to create a portfolio that will amaze.

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DCI gives thanks!

Posted by Laura Tyson on November 24, 2015

At DCI, we’re spending the entire Thanksgiving week celebrating everyone who’s joined the apprenticeship movement and contributed to the launch of our first cohort of apprentices (beginning in January). We’ve got a lot of people to be thankful for who’ve generously given their support.

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15 Most Common Entry-Level Marketing Positions

Posted by Laura Tyson on November 17, 2015

Where do you fit in the marketing world? As a recent graduate, seeking an entry-level position in digital marketing, you need to know what positions are out there. What job is the best fit for your unique set of interests and skills?

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Writing the Ultimate Elevator Pitch

Posted by Laura Tyson on November 10, 2015

You're in a room with someone who could open up a world of new opportunities for your emerging career. It's happened quite by accident -- the two of you started to talk, and you quickly realized that you're in the same field.

You didn't expect to give a pitch, yet here you are, challenged to articulate your interests and the value you bring in a few short sentences. How can you bring your best to the conversation? By crafting and practicing an elevator pitch, you'll feel more confident when the conversation arises.

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What Every Recent Grad Should Know Before Job Hunting

Posted by Laura Tyson on October 20, 2015

How can you build the ideal future if you don’t know what it looks like? How can you find your dream job if you don’t know what it is?

Before you can get going with the digital marketing job hunt, you need to evaluate what you’re looking for by asking yourself some questions.

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The Best of INBOUND15 and the Scoop on

Posted by Laura Tyson on September 22, 2015

Just recently INBOUND15 drew over 14,000 inbound marketers from around the world. It was incredible!  The four-day conference in Boston was packed with awesome conversations, great sessions and an overall fantastic experience. I had the privilege of attending for the first time and wanted to share the highlights from some of the most brilliant marketers.

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