Hasbro Hiring!

Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by chazburgr, Nov 21, 2010.

  1. chazburgr

    chazburgr Well-Known Member

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    Are any of you guys a bad enough dude to get hired by Hasbro as their future Manager of Global Brand Marketing for Transformers? Do you have the gumption?

    Hasbro: Corporate : Careers

    Maybe it's Spastic related or maybe not, but thought it'd be interesting at least. Delete this if it's not worth its own thread. (lol first 'news' post)
     
  2. 03Mach1

    03Mach1 Reason Has No Voice

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    I have a marketing degree but have spent the last 15+ years in retail management. I may submit my resume but I'm certain my lack of experience would be the deal breaker.
     
  3. wildfly

    wildfly Right notes. Wrong order.

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    Time for all the experts here to send in their CVs.
     
  4. Waverider

    Waverider Supreme Dude TFW2005 Supporter

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    How is this news? Marjor corporations look for new executives all the time.
     
  5. Oracle_Aesir

    Oracle_Aesir Outback is back

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  6. wildfly

    wildfly Right notes. Wrong order.

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    If you don't have an irrational hatred for one particular subline, then you're not qualified.
     
  7. Wheeljack_Prime

    Wheeljack_Prime Don't eat me

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    Probably because this is likely related to the Spastic Incident.
     
  8. Waverider

    Waverider Supreme Dude TFW2005 Supporter

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    I highly doubt it. There are many layers that a company goes through when something gets released. The name was issued with a North American mindset and IMHO doesn't warrant a termination of an over site from a slang in the UK. If there is blame to go around this overblown matter it's not just marketing, it's the toy developers, the legal dept and top execs that should share the blame.
     
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  9. Wheeljack_Prime

    Wheeljack_Prime Don't eat me

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    But remember, this is for the position of GLOBAL brand marketing manager. Picking up on UK slang kind of should be part of the job description.
     
  10. kjeevahh

    kjeevahh n/a

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    yes, that's exactly what they're responsible for, overseeing the various different international markets
     
  11. netkid

    netkid Where's my Goddamn shoe!

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  12. TFcollecterguy

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    Yea. If he did over that than we can blame him getting the boot on kjeevahh and the other PC fans.
     
  13. MegaPrime33

    MegaPrime33 Follow me @NerdActivist TFW2005 Supporter

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    These guys kill me!
     
  14. Bumblethumper

    Bumblethumper old misery guts

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    That was a screw-up, but clearly not worth firing someone over.

    I don't think it's necessarily even the responsibility of someone in that position. They were in charge of brand marketing, not product development.
     
  15. Matty

    Matty @StayingInTheBox Moderator News Staff

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    I'm majoring in Marketing! :D 
     
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    I'd like to be the Hasbro Global Distribution Manager.
     
  17. Dragonclaw

    Dragonclaw Comic Ink - Dublin, CA

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    I'm in the same boat...have my degree in Marketing, but all my real world experience is in 20+ years retail management :( 

    Still...what could it hurt to send in a resume? *sends*
     
  18. Sso02V

    Sso02V Injector Has a Posse

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    I post on an internet message board, therefore I know more about how to run a business than stupid Hasblow. Paycheck plz.
     
  19. Noideaforaname

    Noideaforaname Pico, let's go up to Zuma

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    I hope nobody lost their jobs over this.
     
  20. optimusfan

    optimusfan Kill your heroes Administrator

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    I'm going to apply. Why the heck not? My MBA was not in marketing as I have way too many interests, but I did take more marketing electives than anything else.
     

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