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Your Network Is Your Net Worth In The Fashion Industry

Your Network Is Your Net Worth Most people think about networking when they are looking for a job. In reality, one should always be looking to meet new people. When you meet new people you can learn from them, share knowledge and insight, and connect them or yourself with others. Having a well-rounded group of […]

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Silent Self-Promotions For Fashion Designers

Five Silent Self-Promotions For Fashion Designers It would be wonderful if we could all just do our jobs and let our work speak for itself. Unfortunately, too often the ones getting noticed by the boss are not always the ones who are most talented or even most qualified. They are, however, being remembered. In this […]

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Advice From Top Fashion Freelancers – Secrets To Success!

Fashion Freelancer Round-Up If you are a fashion freelancer your talent, creativity, and ability to network to find new clients is your key to a successful business. It is imperative that you find a system and workflow that helps you churn out the work in a timely manner. You can have an awesome career working […]

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How To Build A Successful Fashion Freelance Business

How To Build A Successful Fashion Freelance Business If you are thinking about starting a fashion freelance business or have one already, and want to know how to take it to the next level you have come to the right place! Today I am going to explain how you can go from being a struggling […]

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How To Build Your Fashion Career By Freelancing

How Can Freelancing Move Your Career Forward? In a recent blog post (Design Your Career) I advised readers to think about their career in a different way. Instead of simply trying to climb the corporate ladder or reach that next expected title increase, I suggested that one should seek out jobs where you will learn […]

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Is Freelancing Right For You?

Is Freelancing Right For You? It seems at some point in almost every creatives life they have pondered whether or not to take the leap into the world of freelancing. You dream of escaping the 9-5 life and living on your own schedule. When you’ve had a particularly bad day the idea of setting your […]

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Interview With Neil Elliott – Co-Founder of Patternbank

Meet Neil Elliott… Meet Neil Elliott, co-founder of Patternbank.com, an online textile print studio and trend forecasting site. He basically took the concept of selling stock photos and applied it to the fashion industry. His idea disrupted the fashion print business model and has changed the textile print industry in the process. He is like […]

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How To Build Your Own Textile Print Business

How To Build Your Own Textile Print Business Creating your own textile print business is a great way to build a business that gives you the freedom and independence you desire. However, building any type of creative consulting or freelance business is not easy. You need to have a firm foundation, unique product or services, […]

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How Top Print Designers Keep Coming Up With New Creative Ideas

  How Top Print Designers Keep Coming Up With New Creative Ideas If you are a textile print designer your creativity and your ability to churn out new and exciting designs is your key to a successful business. So it is imperative that you keep those juices flowing! Believe it or not, designers sometimes experience […]

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