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Welcome to the Careers section of the BMA-Kansas City website! View jobs, post jobs, learn more, for FREE! Professional growth is the focus of BMA-Kansas City, get to know us and we'll help you grow.

We've included a few helpful hints to those looking to promote themselves in today's Kansas City job market. Read on to learn more!

BMA-Kansas City Online Job Listings
View job posts by Member and Non-Member companies. Jobs targeted to you the Business Marketing Professional! Click here to view the current job listings...

Useful Career Web Sites
Some of the best career search resources are available on the internet. We have collected links to a few web sites that may be valuable in your job search. Click here to learn more...

Not sure where to start? Wondering what to put on your resume. Review our resume tips for some ideas and suggestions. Click here to learn more...

You've done all the right things.

  • You've developed your elevator speech and can deliver it with grace and enthusiasm.
  • You've told everyone you know that you're looking for a new opportunity.
  • You keep in contact with friends, family, and former colleagues.
  • You've joined BMA and attend events regularly.
  • You spend five times more time talking to people than surfing job sites.

You're definitely on the right track. And now, you've won an interview. Congratulations! Use the links below to review our interview tips and questions to help prepare for and follow-up on your interview.

Learn more about the Interview Process

Sample Interview Questions, Answers & Suggestions

Marketing Your Skills
Keep a file of work samples, case histories, and kudos letters. Be ready to construct a portfolio when you need one - no matter what your job title.

Don't get emotionally attached to the format of your resume. Be objective, flexible and able to tailor a different version for each opportunity. Update your resume every year whether you think you need to or not.

Maintain your exclusivity. Be selective about the positions you apply for.

Pay attention to your relationships. Internally, form meaningful alliances with people in all departments, at all levels. Eventually those people will have jobs in other organizations. Commit yourself to the development of those who report to you. Someday someone will ask them what kind of supervisor you are. Externally, bond with key people in client or vendor organizations. Eventually these people will move on, too.

Always make your boss look good. Those who matter will always credit you. And this is a critical relationship to maintain for your future.

Always tell the truth. Your reputation depends on it - and your reputation is everything.

If you have any questions regarding the career section of our web site contact Elton Mayfield at emayfield@ermarketing.net.