I write the content on my organization's website, social media, email and print communications.
Every day I focus on a different element of communications for my organization. Monday, I might write a blog entry, Tuesday a series of emails, and Wednesday some new social media graphics for the week. Every day I work on Facebook and Twitter.
Here's the first step for everyone
Don't bite off more than you can chew. Your first job will probably be part time or have "assistant" in the title, but you can use your skills to show them you can do more. Don't be discouraged if you don't immediately get a job as a copywriter for an ad agency, or the marketing director for an organization.
"that creative professions were too competitive, so I should focus on learning practical skills."