Writing and content marketing offers former teachers fresh opportunities to use their skills in new ways.
– Are you a former teacher looking for ways to leverage your teaching background?
– Or, do you have an “educational mindset” that enjoys sharing information with others?
My recent Content Marketing Institute article, 7 Reasons to Hire a Former Teacher for a Content Marketing Job, offers a fresh perspective that may open new career options and opportunities for you.
If you’re a former teacher, I’d love to know what you think about it.
The changing face of marketing
As marketing has changed from it’s previous focus on “building awareness” and “motivating instant action” to a more long term strategy of educating prospects to make the right purchase, many former teachers are exploring opportunities in content marketing.
The skills you cultivated as a teacher are precisely the qualities that contribute to writing successful books and preparing successful content marketing programs.
Does your background include teaching, or a desire to teach?
If you answer “yes” to either question, check out my 7 skills article and the dozens of comments by former teachers who have made the transition to writing and content marketing. Or, even better, share your experiences and perspective, below, about putting your teaching skills to work in new ways.