Showing 21 Result(s)
unique value proposition
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…

cold outreach networking in fashion industry
ITFI Career Development Networking

The Art of Cold Outreach: How to Build Valuable Connections to Advance Your Fashion Career

Cold outreach is the secret weapon that can transform your fashion career. This post tackles the art of reaching out to industry professionals you’ve never met before to build relationships. Learn how to identify and research potential mentors, collaborators and opportunities. Discover tips for crafting personalized…

career goals graduate networking fashion career
ITFI Career Development

Networking Strategies for Recent Grads: How to Use Your Network to Reach Your Career Goals

Remember that moment when you tossed your graduation cap high into the air, ready to start reaching your career goals in the industry? You probably envisioned yourself diving into the fashion industry, ready to leave your mark. But the reality is – your degree didn’t come with a golden ticket to your…

Fashion Resume Blog Post Desk Laptop Flowers Notebook
Resume Tips ITFI

How to Write a Strong Fashion Resume That Shows Off Your Experience, Even If You’re Just Starting Out

APPLE PODCASTS ⠀⠀⠀SPOTIFY ⠀⠀⠀ AMAZON MUSIC This is the 2nd part of a 2-part series that focuses on creating a strong fashion resume By taking your most important industry experiences and showcasing them in a way that will help you stand out among your competition.  In the last episode we went over: How to focus …

Fashion Internship Blog Post
Resume Tips Internships ITFI

How to Identify the Most Important Aspects of Your Fashion Internship to Make Your Resume Shine

APPLE PODCASTS ⠀⠀⠀SPOTIFY ⠀⠀⠀ AMAZON MUSIC Over the past few weeks, I’ve received questions and requests from community members about how to craft impactful resumes, particularly when you’re first starting out with a fashion internship.  To that end, I decided to create a 2-part series solely dedicated to exploring two essential aspects of presenting fashion …

Mental health matters stress fashion week BTS
Mental Health ITFI

4 Key Lessons to Manage Stress & Avoid Burnout From a Fashion Week Show Producer

In recent weeks, I faced several challenges in my personal life while working on events, like Fashion Week, that caused immense amounts of stress and inspired me to create this post. I wanted to provide insight into the reality of managing difficult situations while simultaneously navigating work commitments, specifically within the fast-paced and very demanding fashion industry. 

Cold Email for Your Career Blog Post
Career Development ITFI

5 Strategies to Help You Create Your Personal Cold Email List to Grow Your Network

APPLE PODCASTS ⠀⠀⠀SPOTIFY ⠀⠀⠀ AMAZON MUSIC Cold emails are a powerful way to start conversations that give you the opportunity to make new connections. They’re especially effective when you’re trying to find internships or volunteer opportunities or if you’re a freelancer who’s looking to connect with new companies and be added to their roster. Usually, …

The Ideal Company Profile Checklist
Career Resources ITFI

The 3-Step Process to Identify Your Ideal Company For Jobs To Apply To

APPLE PODCASTS ⠀⠀⠀SPOTIFY ⠀⠀⠀ AMAZON MUSIC A common mistake I see fashion professionals of all experience levels make in their career is just applying to any job because it’s available and sounds interesting, not knowing much about the company OR just knowing about it because it’s a popular brand, nothing about its inner operations or …

SMART Goals for Your Fashion Career Path Worksheet
Career Development ITFI

3 Strategies to Help You Set Goals for a Successful Fashion Career Path in 2024

APPLE PODCASTS ⠀⠀⠀SPOTIFY ⠀⠀⠀ AMAZON MUSIC Before making this episode, I thought about what helpful information or advice I could provide that not only would be beneficial for you as a professional, but that would arm you with the best tools to help you on your fashion career path in the new year. More so …

Linkedin Tips and Tricks Featured Image
Networking ITFI

8 Game-Changing Linkedin Tips and Tricks to Further Your Fashion Career

APPLE PODCASTS ⠀⠀⠀SPOTIFY ⠀⠀⠀ AMAZON MUSIC This week I have a special treat just in time for the holidays. As my Christmas gift to you, I’m giving you 8 hacks to help you make your Linkedin profile a tool you can use to get ahead in your career.  Linkedin is honestly one of my favorite platforms …