Job Search

Career Advice Round-up

By  | 

Curated career advice for fashion industry professionals for the week of September 20th, 2021.

10 Positive Ways to Earn a Coworker’s Respect

10 Positive Ways to Earn a Co-Worker’s Respect. You’ve probably heard the expression “respect is earned, not demanded.” And while you may have to respect the position or rank of those senior to you, coworkers need to work at gaining each others’ respect. In many ways, respect in the workplace comes …

7 Resume Formatting Tips to Combat Ageism

If you’re a job hunter of a certain age, you probably have mixed feelings about revealing too much on your resume. On one hand, you have so much to be proud of: your accomplishments, your expertise, your network, not to mention your maturity. All of these attributes bring value to the table.

How to Quit Your Job in 2021

There comes a time in every employees life when you have to take a good long look at what you’re doing and decide if it’s something you really really want to keep doing, or if it’s time to throw in the towel and figure out how to quit your job and move on.

How to Add Freelance Work to Your Resume

In what some experts are calling the “freelance revolution,” more and more professionals are choosing to work independently. In 2014, an estimated 53 million Americans worked as freelancers; by 2018, that number had soared to 56.7 million. In 2015, Americans spent 998 million hours on freelance work every week; in 2018, that statistic grew to 1.07 billion hours.

4 Tips to Nail a Virtual Job Interview

Where your work meets your life. See more from Ascend here. If you’re job hunting right now, chances are you’re also interviewing remotely. There are some serious upsides to this. You can avoid tardiness (no traffic snarls), reference notes without being too obvious, and if you’re located in a rural area, you now have access to the same opportunities as city dwellers, saving you $$$.

Avatar

Chris Kidd is the owner of StyleCareers.com, StylePortfolios.com, StyleDispatch.com, FashionCareerFairs.com and MayoroftheMall.com.