The fashion careers guidebook
The fashion industry is exciting and glamorous--but very tough to break into. That's all the more reason why ambitious young men and women who hope to succeed in that dynamic business take their first step to success by reading--and re-reading-- The Fashion Careers Guidebook. Author Julia Yates explains the fashion industry's many and complex facets, offers detailed descriptions of its widely varied career opportunities, and instructs her readers on effective ways to stand out from the crowd of job seekers. She advises on preparing rÃ(c)sumÃ(c)s and portfolios, dealing with job interviews, and mastering the art of networking. She offers inside tips on finding and following up on fashion industry jobs that others don't know about, and discusses internships as a possible path toward career success. Most important, she describes the jobs themselves, which include-- Fashion Design --Haute couture, ready-to-wear designer, pattern cutter, illustrator, design room assistant, and more Accessories This essential guidebook also presents true case histories of successful fashion workers, describes schools and courses that lead students into fashion careers, and lists web sites that offer additional advice on launching fashion careers. More than 150 color illustrations.
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|Grouping Title||fashion careers guidebook|
|Grouping Author||yates julia|
|Last Grouping Update||2019-11-08 17:07:15PM|
|Last Indexed||2019-12-06 05:05:48AM|
|available_at_bemis||Bemis Public Library|
|detailed_location_bemis||Bemis Lower Level|
|display_description||"This information-packed book contains all the facts and advice you'll need as you start out on your path toward a successful career in fashion. The opening section provides an overview of the industry and advises on making education choices, gaining work experience, seeking out internships, building a portfolio, and getting that all-important first job. The book's main section presents a directory of different careers in fashion, arranged around eight themes... Finally, the book's resources section lists useful contacts, institutions, and study programs that will help you get to where you want to be in the dynamic fashion industry."--P.  of cover.|
|owning_library_bemis||Bemis Public Library|
|owning_location_bemis||Bemis Public Library|
|subject_facet||Fashion -- Vocational guidance|
|title_display||The fashion careers guidebook|
|title_full||The fashion careers guidebook / Julia Yates|
|title_short||The fashion careers guidebook|