Sales manager? No way. Try sales ninja.

Unusual employee job titles can make companies appear forward-thinking and innovative, but they also appeal to workers who want to feel creative and inspired. And in the age of personal branding, the unique job title may become even more prevalent.

Then: Receptionist

Now: Director of first impressions


Then: Marketer

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Now: Evangelist

Then: Business development

Now: Creator of opportunities

THEN: Public relations/marketing/


NOW: Ambassador of buzz

Then: Sandwich maker

NOW: Sandwich artist

THEN: Web developer

Now: Technology ninja


Then: Sales manager

Now: Sales Jedi