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Career ITFI

What is a Unique Value Proposition and How Can It Help You Stand Out in a Fashion Job Interview

In simple terms, your Unique Value Proposition is that special, hard-to-replicate combination of skills, experiences, traits and perspectives that allow you to solve an employer’s problems better than anyone else. It’s not just about your talents on paper, but your entire personal and professional journey up…

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Industry News Career

Shein and Forever 21 Announce An Exclusive Partnership That Leverages Their Strengths

Fast fashion has undeniably been transformed by the rise of ultra-fast digital players like Shein. But traditional physical retailers still hold brand awareness and scale advantages. That’s why Shein’s innovative new collaboration with Forever 21 represents the future of omni-channel fast…

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Career ITFI

The Most Expensive Mistake You Can Make in Your Fashion Career

APPLE PODCASTS ⠀⠀⠀SPOTIFY ⠀⠀⠀ AMAZON MUSIC I want to talk to you about a common mistake a lot of entry-level professionals make in their career – one that can truly cost them a lot and I don’t just mean money. This is something that can cost you your professional development, salary increases and potential career …

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Career ITFI

How to Get Into the Fashion Industry With No Experience (Part 2)

APPLE PODCASTS ⠀⠀⠀SPOTIFY ⠀⠀⠀ AMAZON MUSIC It’s been a little while since I put out a new post and I’ve definitely missed connecting with you and bringing you some much needed fashion industry career information.  These last few months, I’ve been busy working on a few projects. Back in September I managed THREE fashion shows …

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Fashion Week Career ITFI

How Being a Fashion Week Volunteer Can Help Advance Your Professional Career

APPLE PODCASTS ⠀⠀⠀SPOTIFY ⠀⠀⠀ AMAZON MUSIC The very first time I set foot backstage as a Fashion Week volunteer … …in 2006, yes, it was a long time ago, I probably looked like that emoji with the stars for eyes … I’m not even kidding. At the time, I was in college while also working …

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Career ITFI

5 Strategic Ways to Break Into in the Fashion Industry With No Experience

APPLE PODCASTS ⠀⠀⠀SPOTIFY ⠀⠀⠀ AMAZON MUSIC Let’s talk about the fashion industry… One of the world’s most sought after industries to get into and also one of the hardest. To some, fashion may seem unimportant, but just to give you some reference, in 2021 alone, the revenue of the global apparel market accounted for 1.5 …

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Career Internships

8 Mistakes to Avoid When Starting Your Fashion Internship

You got the fashion internship of your dreams, congratulations! …Now what? As with everything in life and career, in order to get the most out of this new experience, you need to do it strategically and with a game plan in mind. First things first, you need to understand that there are certain things you …

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Fashion Internships Career

How to Find the Fashion Internship That Will Launch Your Career

Ask anyone in fashion how they got their start in the industry and many, if not all, will tell you it was because of an internship; this includes celebrity designers! Once upon a time (before they were the designers we know and love), Stella McCartney interned at Christian Lacroix and Tom Ford was an intern …