Women in Media Management

Build relationships and grow your career

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  • Mondays 6:45-9:45pm ET, 2 sessions full schedule

This class offers women in the media a two-week career consultation that will provide them with the tools they’ll need to grow into management positions. You’ll meet with a small group of professional women to workshop your career goals. This course will teach you how to network with other women and how to reach out a hand out to help other women improve their careers. These sessions will instruct you in goal setting, workplace diplomacy, and provide you with instant feedback and support from your peers.

By the end of class, you will have:

  • Built relationships and alliances between professionals who work in a media field
  • A road-map to success so that your talents are noticed
  • Practical tools to implement when seeking promotions and raises

In this class, you will learn how to:

  • Plan your career trajectory and set goals for advancement
  • Move from lower and middle-management to upper-level positions without getting stuck along the way
  • Ask for what you want at work and react to stressful situations with grace
  • Reach out to the right people and maintain connections once you move on from a position
  • Develop an effective LinkedIn profile and learn how to promote yourself

Mandy Greshis Vice President, Brand Channel Management at Big Fuel Communications LLC, a full-service marketing and communications company. She leads the team of social media channel and community Managers who moderate and produce content for clients including Gatorade, Starwood Hotels & Resorts, Budweiser, T-Mobile, GoSmart Mobile and Chase United Credit Cards. Mandy has also worked as a digital marketing and content consultant for clients including American Express Publishing, the Canadian Tourism Commission, Ladies Who Launch and Wanderfly (now owned by TripAdvisor). During this time she was also a coach and mentor to more than 100 women in the process of starting their own business or going through career transitions.

  • "Mandy was an energetic, approachable and knowledgeable instructor. I looked forward to hearing her insights each week as she was full of solid tips and suggestions!"

    Brittny-Jade Saunders

  • "Mandy Gresh is extremely knowledgable about online marketing, with many years of experience in the industry. Mandy provides good tips and strategies for all facets of online marketing."

  • "I commend Mandy on an excellent job formatting this class in a way that everyone could understand. She took the time to define the vocabulary of online marketing, had us actually use the various marketing platforms and methods, and made herself available if we had questions. Great class -- I recommend it to everyone thinking about getting into online marketing."

    Tricia Chatterton-Goldrick

  • "Mandy went above and beyond what I was hoping to get out of the course. She gave the perfect amount of lecture time and the homework assignments were thought provoking but not unmanageable."

    Michelle Snell

  • "Mandy was an exceptional instructor. She was very knowledgeable and eager to help while always offering great tips. Thank you!"

    Susan Sonderegger

  • "Mandy really knows her stuff. This was a fun class packed with great info."

    Mary Kate Mellow

  • "Mandy was an excellent instructor. I did not have a marketing background, but she was patient, understanding, and willing to go the extra mile. She even did a case study to help us understand how various marketing strategies are used in real world scenarios. She's truly an outstanding person and I hope I am lucky enough to take another class she is teaching. "

    Gregory Smiling