Job hopping is more common than ever, especially within the marketing industry. With new types of jobs and opportunities for advancement popping up all the time, there is no shortage of marketing professionals who are willing to hop from one job to the next.
Job hoppers are not bad per se, but when hiring, ideally you want to find a candidate who is willing to stick around for more than a couple years.
Most people associate job hoppers with poor candidates – people who get fired, have employment issues and are not cut out for the job. However, there are many different types of job hoppers.
Within the marketing industry, there are a number of types of job hoppers:
There are countless reasons why a person may have a series of jobs on their resume.
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