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How To Set SPRINT Goals For A Career In The Fashion Industry

How To Set SPRINT Goals For A Career In The Fashion Industry In my last article, I showed you how to set “SMART” goals for your career in the fashion industry. Now I am going to show you how to SPRINT and reach these goals super fast! Sound good? Great! Let’s get started. Why Goals […]

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How To Set SMART Goals For A Career In The Fashion Industry

SMART Goals Help Your Fashion Career I want you to have an amazing career in the fashion industry! However, amazing careers don’t just happen. They are planned for. To make sure you keep your dreams and career on track you will need to set some goals.  Setting goals for your fashion career are not much […]

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Interview with Karen Avila – Freelance Fashion Designer & Illustrator

Meet Karen Avila, Freelance Fashion Designer & Illustrator Meet Karen Avila, a freelance fashion designer who also started her own online business teaching fashion illustration. Karen and I met about six months ago through a Facebook group for online entrepreneurs. She was offering these amazing fashion illustration courses online, so I jumped at the chance […]

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Fashion Portfolio Step 2: Find Inspiration

Step Two To Creating A Killer Fashion Portfolio Welcome back to the fashion portfolio blog series! If you are following along with me on this 10 step process you will have read Fashion Portfolio – Step 1: Reviewing Your Current Body Of Work. You should now be clear on what you need to work on […]

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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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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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Why Should You Train Your Job Replacement In The Fashion Industry?

Why You Should Train Your Fashion Replacement A common fear that many fashion industry professionals face at some point in their career is that they will be replaced by their own assistant or trainees. Ouch! That would definitely not feel good. I am going to tell you why you should absolutely train your fashion replacement. I have unfortunately […]

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