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  • The top skills CMOs should be investing in to stay on top of their game in 2021

    Posted on Wednesday, February 24, 2021 by Charlotte Hanna6 comments

    As with most professions, in marketing, leaders always need to ensure they are learning from the world around them and evolving with it. As the effects of the pandemic and Brexit regulations change the way we trade there has never been more essential time for the role of a chief marketing officer (CMO). Today, we want to look at the top skills CMOs should be investing in to stay on top of their ...

  • How technology is disrupting the fashion industry

    Posted on Wednesday, February 24, 2021 by Charlotte Hanna1 comment

    Fashion retail is one of the key industries that is currently being redefined by digital disruption. We’ve seen a shift towards digital fashion shows but how far is technology taking the fashion industry? In this blog, we want to look at just that, as we discuss how technology is disrupting the fashion industry. Production Technology plays a huge role in the fashion industry, from production ...

  • Job hunting in a pandemic!? – how to turn it to your advantage

    Posted on Wednesday, February 24, 2021 by Charlotte HannaNo comments

    With unemployment rates on the rise as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, you would be forgiven for thinking that you’re lucky to get any job that you can. We may all know somebody who has lost their job over lockdown and taking a risk with our own career may be the last thing on our minds. However, as a result of the restrictions put in place, many companies have taken stock of their business ...

  • What the world of post-pandemic fashion will look like

    Posted on Wednesday, February 24, 2021 by Charlotte HannaNo comments

    Most industries have suffered recently as a direct result of the coronavirus pandemic, however, very few industries have been hit harder than fashion. Although it would be easy to assume that the fashion industry has become completely digital, that isn’t the case. According to the BBC , “more than 80% of all transactions in fashion still happen in physical stores'', so it’s not hard to see how ...

  • 3 technologies that are revolutionising fashion retail.

    Posted on Friday, October 30, 2020 by Admin Account41 comments

    Over the years technology has impacted many sectors globally, one of them being fashion retail. Fashion retail has adopted many different elements of technology such as NFC tags, RFID to more extravagant ideas like VR (Virtual Reality),3D prototyping, and more. This blog explores 3 next-generation technologies that are revolutionising the fashion retail sector. CuteCircuit & Smart fabric The ...

  • Want to get a job in fashion?

    Posted on Friday, October 30, 2020 by Admin AccountNo comments

    Dream of getting a job in fashion? Not sure where to start or how to get there? Knowing how to get your foot in the door can be difficult. This blog gives you some top tips to help you get a job in the fashion industry. Have realistic expectations Firstly, make sure you have realistic expectations. The Romcoms we have all watched, where the girl lands her dream fashion job and she goes to ...

  • 4 ways to build your employability skills

    Posted on Friday, October 30, 2020 by Admin Account4 comments

    We are all spending a lot more time at home at the moment. With all this extra time on your hands, why not spend some time building your employability skills? Luckily we have the power of technology to help us, however, we understand that the amount of information online can be overwhelming. This blog runs down 4 ways to build your employability skills. Digital One way to use your extra time is ...

  • Ways the fashion industry can get you back in store using technology

    Posted on Friday, October 30, 2020 by Admin AccountNo comments

    Online shopping has soared in recent years, and the consensus is that the high street is struggling as a result. This combined with Coronavirus and social distancing measures means that the knock on effects for our high street has been devastating. We wondered if technology could help get shoppers back to the high street? Recent research still indicates that people value brick-and-mortar stores — ...

  • How To Get A Job In The Fashion Industry With Extracurricular Activities

    Posted on Friday, October 30, 2020 by Admin AccountNo comments

    Applying for a job in the fashion industry can be hard, especially when you don’t have years of work experience. Adding extracurricular activities can boost your CV and make you stand out to employers, but which activities will help you the most? Volunteering If you’re wanting to start a career in fashion, then having any experience in a fashion-related job is essential. This could be ...

  • Top tips for finding a new job

    Posted on Friday, October 9, 2020 by Admin Account3 comments

    So you are looking for a new job? Maybe it’s been a while since you’ve had to update your CV, maybe you’re overwhelmed with the online jobs market or maybe you just want to brush up o the best way to find a job? You’re in the right place. In this blog, we are going to be talking through our top 5 tips on securing your next position. LinkedIn Sounds obvious but start by updating your LinkedIn ...