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How To Respond When A Coworker Is Laid Off

Have you ever been in a situation where someone you worked with got laid off? What do you do? Do you reach out to them or wait for them to contact you? If you haven’t experienced this yet, you probably will at some point in your career. People get let go from jobs for all […]

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How to Take Criticism And Become A Better Designer

How to Take Criticism And Become A Better Designer One thing no one tells you in fashion school is that you need to have tough skin and learn to take criticism. If you watch the reality tv shows and movies they make it look so easy. You have a brilliant idea. You toil away on […]

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Adobe Bridge – Get The Most Out Of Your Inspiration Shopping Trips

How Fashion Designers Use Adobe Bridge Designers have the best jobs in the world. We actually get paid to shop! But it’s not all fun and games. We are expected to regularly shop the market to stay on top of trends and what our competition is up to. In this article, I am going 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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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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What Does A Fashion Recruiter Do?

How To Work With A Fashion Recruiter When starting your job search you will need to decide if you will go it on your own or work with a fashion recruiter. If you work in the fashion industry you will likely work with a fashion recruiter at some point in your career. It is important […]

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Start Your Fashion Job Search The Right Way

Start Your Fashion Job Search The Right Way If you think starting your fashion job search is you opening up a bunch of job boards and applying for any jobs that pop up in your field you NEED to read this! I don’t want you to just get a job. I want you to a […]

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Top 5 Ways To Build A Great Reputation In The Fashion Industry

Top 5 Ways To Build A Great Reputation In The Fashion Industry Your reputation is the most important single tool that will move your fashion career forward. The reputation you build will open doors for you throughout your career. How you work with others is vital. Another word for this is a “personal brand”. What […]

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Top 10 Ways To Keep Your Fashion Career On Track

Top 10 Ways To Keep Your Fashion Career On Track It is hard enough to get your foot in the door in the fashion industry. Resting on your laurels is a sure way to get passed over for promotions or find one day that your skill set is now entry level. It is important to […]

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