CM Candidate Archives - Chartered Marketer Program

Wilfred Sam-King
Chartered Marketer and the Black Talent Initiative

Wilfred Sam-King, a Business Growth Specialist at SMK Solutions, reminisces on pursuing the CM designation and the support he received from the Black Talent Initiative. Black Talent Initiative I heard of the CM program first through LinkedIn. However, it only became a reality when the Black Talent Initiative encouraged me to pursue my CM designation.

There’s always more to learn

Harleen Kaur, an instructor from Fraser Valley, left her home to pursue a journey to influence future marketers because there’s always more to learn. “There’s always more to learn” I have an MBA and a BCA in marketing, paired with corporate and teaching experience, which I gained in India. After over eleven years of experience

THE CM PROGRAM IS ALL-ENCOMPASSING AND PROFOUND

A Marketing Coordinator at Winter Instruments, Shady Selim discusses career advancement, learning from peers and the knowledge that awaits you in the CM program.  Making the Switch Before joining the Chartered Marketer program, I was working at Staples in a hybrid role that combined marketing and human resources. Working in an HR role for two

Becoming a Leader and Continuing to Lead

The Director of CRM Strategy at Publicis Groupe, Alison Olson shares critical insights about becoming a leader and using vision to empower her team. A Leaders Attitude Before becoming a people leader, the most memorable advice I received was, “Your first day as a manager is your last bad day at work.” The person who

What Makes an Effective Marketing Leader?

Gibson Ingram, Director, Marketing & Communications at GrantMatch and CM Candidate, explains how to be an effective marketing leader. Thriving As a Leader At first glance, it seems like many of the traits demonstrated by effective leaders past and present are universal in their applicability. To reference some notable modern sources on the subject, many