IT’s a preacher and chocolatiers: any popular specialties are not in universities

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With the development of technology in a world of rapidly developing areas of activity requiring specialists. However, the educational institutions simply cannot keep up with the needs of industry — in many popular destinations there is still no departments and even individual courses. The problem of the obsolescence of some occupations and the emergence of other attended the Moscow school of management SKOLKOVO. Together with the Agency for strategic initiatives, they developed the «Atlas of new professions», where he collected a promising direction in 19 sectors of the economy.

SMM-Manager
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Quite predictable: the majority of new specialties connected with the Internet. Today no major company can not do without the Network. Hence the request for a special kind of PR — SMM-managers (SMM — Social Media Marketing) or, as they say, just SMM ers. The career sites are full of advertisements about finding employees for this position with a detailed description of the functionality. This specialist works with the target audience of the company in social networks. Simply put, people receive money for something that sits all day on Facebook, instagram, Twitter, Odnoklassniki, Vkontakte and other platforms. It seems that to learn this is optional, because today these social networks are sitting even small children. But not all so simple: after all, SMM Manager needs to tell the subscribers about a product or service unobtrusive and interesting.

IT-the preacher
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Another popular promotion specialist in the field of information technology — IT-preacher. In fact, it’s the same SMM-Manager, but with greater challenges. His goal is not just to advertise a product or brand, and create a wide network of diehard followers of some idea, technology or person. This profession is at the crossroads of several disciplines — IT should be preacher and educator, and programmer, and a talented journalist, and in a sense a propagandist. To create the army of fans of the company that hired him, it organizes seminars, lectures, webinars, broadcasts and blogs, gives interviews and talks to the audience in social networks. Most of these professionals are required in large companies involved in software development.

Blogger
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Another way to make money online is to become a popular blogger. The stars of instagram hold workshops and entire conferences on how to get millions of followers and the generous advertisers. Social media has become a big industry with rates that are the envy of musicians and actors, however, as such a profession blogger does not exist. Although there is already a generation of students who associate their future with this type of activity and prefer no higher education, because blogista only requires charisma and imagination.

Community Manager
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The top five popular online professions community Manager. This is a man who is involved in the creation of the network as well as offline communities, and then monitors the communication on the forums and in groups. The community managers to moderate discussions, respond to complaints and solve problems. The important psychology, because such an expert should always keep yourself in hand, regardless of how you behave emotional users. Often, community managers are doing this for free, on a volunteer basis. So, for example, the staff of Wikipedia or a gaming Guild. However, large companies are also attracted to their work of community managers. Since 2010, these professionals even appeared a professional holiday. However, to obtain the corresponding diploma in Russian universities is impossible, and most often in this area come from PR, psychology, or computer games industry.

Game designer
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In recent years, the profession of a designer a very high demand, many universities have opened departments and faculties for training specialists in this field. However, in design education there remains a big gap — it’s about the training of professionals placing computer games. They are called game designers (game — play). In fact, it is the Director who not only comes up with a plot, characters, their dialogues, appearance and scenery, but also gathers a team of developers that is responsible for the whole process of construction and visualization of the game. It requires an original creative vision, managerial abilities and a good knowledge in the field of computer technology.

Oenologist
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This rare but sought after profession is suitable for those who wholeheartedly loves wine. Oenologist is an expert in the field of winemaking. It monitors the condition of the soil and soil processes of cooking, fermentation, bottling and storage of wine. Its services are used in all traditional wine-growing regions, such as Crimea. Oenologist can work on private producers and on, because often these experts grow their own grapes.

Chocolatier
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Sweet tooth can also be a profession. Chocolatier is not just a confectioner, and, as a rule, the entrepreneur — owner of his own production. His responsibilities included not only the cultivation of the cocoa bean (or monitoring process) and the creation of unique chocolate products, but also the subsequent sale. Shops chocolatiers are particularly common in Belgium and France. Large confectioneries and chocolate boutiques also hire chocolatiers to develop new products or improve the taste of existing. In addition, these professionals may be responsible for the marketing and distribution strategy of confectionary products.

GR Manager
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Those who want to combine business with politics, you should pay attention to the growing popularity of the profession of the Manager on interaction with authorities (GR — Government Relations). To effectively represent the interests of their companies before the relevant agencies, the specialist should be well versed in Economics, public administration and law. He will also need the ability to find common language with everyone — from media to officials of the highest rank.IT’s a preacher and chocolatiers: any popular specialties are not in universities© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Astapkovich life. Photo Project «Russia. The territory of the present»

Not to be confused with lobbying — tasks GR is broader than propihivanie particular law or decision. GR-Manager is responsible for the long-term comfortable system of communication between company management and relevant government agencies. Also, unlike the lobbyist who works for a fee, the specialist is employed by the company and are often responsible for interaction between internal departments.

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