Recruitment U&I Search Blog - August 2020

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

    Posted on Wednesday, August 5, 2020 by Admin Account7 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 ...

  • The Key to Job Satisfaction

    Posted on Tuesday, August 4, 2020 by Admin AccountNo comments

    Why do some people get excited to go to work while others loathe Monday mornings? Understandably, we all need to make a living but it seems as though some are enjoying the process more than others. Fortunately, job satisfaction is dependent on a variety of factors, many of which are within your control. With a little effort, you can either find the job that is best suited to meet your individual ...