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7 Ways To Impress Your Boss

Just doing your job, even doing it well, is not enough anymore to be deserving of a promotion or to get noticed for your work. You need to consistently be improving your skills, and contributions to your team and the business. If you are serious about moving your career forward then it is time to […]

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How Fashion Industry Pros Shop Their Competition

How Fashion Industry Pros Shop Their Competition If you work in the fashion industry it is YOUR JOB to shop the market and know your competition. That is true if you are a designer, salesperson, merchandiser, visual displayer, licensee, packaging designer, marketer, etc. Knowing your market and what your competition is doing is key to […]

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Create Your Fashion Playbook For Fashion Professionals

How To Create A Playbook For Fashion Designers The number one rule of mastering anything is to do it, write it down, and then teach it. This rule will make you a master in your field. The fashion industry is no exception. In this article, I am going to show you how to create your […]

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Should You Specialize In The Fashion Industry?

Should Fashion Designers Specialize? If you work in the fashion industry you may want to consider specializing in your particular area in order to move your fashion career forward. When you surf through open positions in the fashion industry you will often see they are looking for a very specific set of skills such as […]

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How To Dress For The Job You Want In The Fashion Industry

Dress For The Job You Want In The Fashion Industry The biggest mistake fashion professionals make is not dressing appropriately. It is widely known that, within the design areas, in particular, the dress code is more relaxed. But that doesn’t mean you have to look unprofessional. This is not to say you have to be […]

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Why A Job Title In The Fashion Industry Is Not Important

Fashion Industry Job Titles Do Not Make Your Career As fashion professionals enter the job market it is common to think a bit short sided. You first concentrate on getting that first job. Then you worry about getting a promotion or moving to another job in order to make more money. Getting that next job […]

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How To Write A Killer Cover Letter That Gets Opened

How To Write A Killer Cover Letter For The Fashion Industry You have spent hours scrolling through fashion industry job listing and are ready to apply to one (or several). Don’t forget to write that ever important cover letter! This is your one opportunity to tell the hiring manager something special about yourself they can’t […]

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Top 10 Side Hustles For Fashion Industry Professionals

Best Side Hustles For Fashion Industry Professionals Fashion Industry professionals might take on a side hustle for a variety of reasons. They might want to make some extra cash. They may want to get more experience in a certain area. Or they may want to work on other outside projects simply to stimulate their creative […]

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Top 5 Ways To Make Your Fashion Résumé Pop

How To Make Your Fashion Résumé or CV Stand Out In the fashion industry, it is all about the presentation. Fashion folks are naturally creative and talented bunch. Your first impression with a potential new employer should showcase this creativity. Résumés are meant to be a complete and total representation of who you are, what you’ve accomplished, and […]

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