What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?
Marketing Coordinator in Calgary:
"HIgh stress, heavy workload, deadline-driven."
Be prepared to work hard and lots of extra hours as required.
Marketing Coordinator in Saint John:
"You Will Need Extra Arms for this Job!"
The position is full of new challenges and new demands on a daily basis. Each day is filled with new projects, and deadlines. Make sure to list all projects and have your superior rate them on a "to do" basis. Their opinion of "high priority" will be much different than yours.
Marketing Coordinator in Montreal:
"think ahead, be clear and value you team"
Think ahead. Always try to predict the future, you will save yourself time and avoid problems.
Trust your instincts and be straight with people.
Set up clear, concise easy to follow instructions. Be thorough about your expectations from your team and your work will be breezier.
Appreciate you team. Listen to them and be understanding, put your self in there shoes, this will go a long way towards their loyalty to you.