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  • Top tips for finding a new job

    Posted on Friday, October 9, 2020 by Admin Account2 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 ...

  • Knitwear trends for AW20

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

    As autumn is fast approaching the fashion industry is starting to share stunning knitwear trends for this coming winter. In this blog, we are going to be talking about some of the key looks that are inspiring fashion trends this season. Statement sleeves Statement sleeves have long been a fashion fave however this autumn-winter we see the return of the balloon sleeve. Many designers are ...

  • What does it take to be a fashion buyer?

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

    As a fashion buyer, it is your job to select pieces to feature in your clothing store or online. Before making any garment a part of your collection, you must first consider several factors such as demand, trends and prices. It is your responsibility to ensure that the items chosen will attract new and existing customers. In this blog, we are going to be talking about some of the key skills that ...

  • How CMO’s can stay on top

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

    In marketing, it is important to never stop learning! As the marketing landscape evolves, you mustn’t get left behind. The only way to progress is to ensure that you stay up to date with the latest trends and keep an eye on what’s coming up in the future. As a CMO, your job is to be in control of developing a branding strategy for your brand, overseeing the companies product line. Understanding ...

  • Keeping up with the consumer

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

    We are currently going through a transitional stage with retail, in a post-pandemic world, many have altered their shopping behaviours and adopted new habits. These developments will likely become the new normal as consumers deal with a new reality reshaping retail for consumer goods. In this blog, we are going to be talking about what retailers can do to keep up with the ever-demanding consumer. ...

  • Looking for roles within Design, Technical and Production: Interview tips

    Posted on Wednesday, August 5, 2020 by Admin Account8 comments

    Are you looking for a role in the fashion design, technical or production sector? At U&I Search we understand what it takes to nail down these kinds of jobs, so we’ve accumulated a list of tips for your next interview. Keep it professional The one question almost guaranteed to pop up during an interview is ‘tell me a bit about yourself’ It’s easy to fall into the trap of oversharing irrelevant ...

  • Tips for starting your fashion marketing career

    Posted on Wednesday, August 5, 2020 by Admin AccountNo comments

    The fashion marketing world is ever-changing, inclusive and diverse. you may not be making clothes but don’t let that put you off: fashion is a tangible industry where you can put your skills and talent to good use in just about any area you wish. In Fashion marketing you are able to experience working at the forefront of the fashion industry, working direct with brands and customers. A mixture ...

  • What do I need to do to become a garment technologist?

    Posted on Wednesday, August 5, 2020 by Admin AccountNo comments

    A Garment Technologist works closely with designers, pattern cutters and graders as well as supporting buying teams through all stages of the product development process, from initial ideas to manufacture. Garment technologists give advice on suitable fabrics, suggest changes to designs, ensure items can be produced to budget and make sure the correct garment construction methods are used, among ...

  • Covid -19 - Why not use this time to get your CV Summer ready!

    Posted on Wednesday, August 5, 2020 by Admin AccountNo comments

    While many take the summer to relax and take a well earned break from the daily routine. 2020 has been slightly different for us all. There is a lot of concern within the industry and a lot of redundancies. Whether you are taking a staycation or are furloughed maybe now is a good time to re-evaluate. Take this time to think about your CV and how to update it to help you in a very difficult jobs ...

  • Adapting Your Skill Set During Covid-19

    Posted on Wednesday, August 5, 2020 by Admin Account1 comment

    Amid the Coronavirus pandemic, every company’s first priority is, of course, to protect the health and safety of employees, consumers, and business partners. Indeed, luxury companies have pivoted to address urgent public-health needs: factories that produced scarves and perfume now manufacture face masks and hand sanitiser, and many luxury groups have made monetary donations to hospitals and ...