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Interview with Amy Cole – Fashion Recruiter and Career Coach

Meet Amy Cole – Fashion Recruiter and Career Coach Meet Amy Cole, a veteran recruiter in the fashion industry who’s also started her own fashion career consulting business. She is a frequent speaker and hosts monthly events on various topics related to personal branding like how to use LinkedIn, networking, and interview questions. I met […]

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5 Signs You Should Leave Your Job

Should You Stay Or Should You Go? We all have contemplated from time to time if we would be better off finding a new job. It can be hard sometimes to way to pros and cons. There is no guarantee that the new company or job will be a better situation than what you currently […]

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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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How To Find A Mentor In The Fashion Industry

Do You Have A Mentor Yet? Finding a mentor is an important step in growing your career in the fashion industry. Yes, we all need to start at the bottom. However, there is no reason you should make the same mistakes as your predecessors. Finding a great mentor that will help guide you through the […]

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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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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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Interview with Marc Freeman – Textile Print Designer & Owner Of Bella Prints

Meet Marc Freeman – Fashion Textile Print Designer Meet Marc Freeman, textile print designer, and owner of Bella Prints studio in New York City. I have known Marc for years. I have called upon him every season for the last decade to bring me fresh new menswear print ideas.  What makes Marc so interesting to […]

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What Fashion Professionals Can Learn From Improvisation

What Fashion Professionals Can Learn From Improvisation I recently read a book called “Yes, And: How Improvisation Reverses “No, But” Thinking and Improves Creativity and Collaboration” by Kelly Leonard. This book reveals improvisational techniques that can help any organization. The author explains how in an improvisation group they cannot ever shut down someone’s ideas no matter […]

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