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Guide to Fashion Career Planning

Job Search, Resumes and Strategies for Success

2nd Edition

V. Ann Paulins and Julie L. Hillery

Published: MAR 10, 2016

Guide to Fashion Career Planning, Planning: Job Search, Résumés, and Strategies for Success, 2nd Edition, helps both students and individuals interested in entering the fashion industry prepare for successful careers – from self-assessment and goal setting all to landing the first job. This book presents a seamless and comprehensive approach to everything needed for professional and career development including résumé writing, interviewing, job search strategies, internships and portfolios for fashion design, merchandising or retail careers. Chapter 3 offers a unique discussion on the various social media platforms and evaluates how they can be used to enhance (or devalue) the personal brand. Both practical and empowering, Guide to Fashion Career Planning gives readers the tools they need to embark on a career in fashion.

Features
· Details career paths in the fashion industry with examples of specific positions
· Covers preparing your professional presentation through social media, portfolios, letters, resumes, and interviewing
· Discusses how to build a professional network and work with mentors
· Explains how to conduct a job search, interview effectively, and gain work experience
· Offers advice on professional ethics, personal branding and how to transition from one job position to another to advance in a career

Guide to Fashion Career Planning STUDIO--an online tool for more effective study!

· Study smarter with self-quizzes featuring scored results and personalized study tips
· Review concepts with flashcards of essential vocabulary
· Watch videos that bring chapter concepts to life
· Download templates for resumes, cover letters and professional documents that students will need as they enter the workforce
· Review samples of good and poor quality resumes and portfolios
· Complete personal assessment exercises to identify your strengths and interests
· Access links to online job resources and tools

This bundle includes Guide to Fashion Career Planning and Guide to Fashion Career Planning STUDIO Access Card.

Formats ISBN
Paperback + Studio 9781501314711
eBook + Studio 9781501314704
eBook 9781501314650
Paperback 9781501314643
Companion Study Tools ISBN
Studio 9781501314681

Careers! Professional Development for Retailing and Apparel Merchandising

Julie L. Hillery and V. Ann Paulins

Published: DEC 24, 2014

This book and STUDIO combination is designed to provide students and aspiring professionals with realistic information about careers in the retailing and apparel merchandising industry. With its focus on preparing students for careers in their chosen field, Careers! Professional Development for Retailing and Apparel Merchandising will help students explore their options, develop portfolios and resumes, prepare for job interviews, complete internships and negotiate the transition from student to professional.

Introducing Careers! Professional Development for Retailing and Apparel Merchandising STUDIO--an online tool for more effective study!

~Study smarter with self-quizzes featuring scored results and personalized study tips
~Further your knowledge with related websites and additional activities
~Practice your skills with case study quizzes and goal setting exercises
~Access images of sample forms
~Redeeming the code inside this card will give you full access to the content previously contained on the DVD or CD packaged with this book

This bundle includes Careers! Professional Development for Retailing and Apparel Merchandising and Careers! Professional Development for Retailing and Apparel Merchandising STUDIO Access Card.

Formats ISBN
Paperback + Studio 9781501395413
eBook + Studio 9781501396045
eBook 9781501308710
Companion Study Tools ISBN
Studio 9781501395758

Ethics in the Fashion Industry

V. Ann Paulins and Julie L. Hillery

Published: MAR 03, 2009

Knock-off designer handbags, shoplifting, sweatshop labor, provocative advertising, these are just a few examples of complex ethical issues in the fashion industry today. Ethics are about making good decisions, and in the fashion industry—where it is essential to work cooperatively with many different people—understanding ethics is key to being an honest, informed, and effective employee. Ethics in the Fashion Industry provides readers with the tools they need to develop and practice ethical decision-making skills.

Introducing Ethics in the Fashion Industry STUDIO--an online tool for more effective study!

~Study smarter with self-quizzes featuring scored results and personalized study tips
~Practice your skills with integrated projects and case studies
~Challenge your skills with chapter review quizzes
~Access images of sample forms
~Redeeming the code inside this card will give you full access to the content previously contained on the DVD or CD packaged with this book

This bundle includes Ethics in the Fashion Industry and Ethics in the Fashion Industry STUDIO Access Card.

Formats ISBN
Paperback + Studio 9781501395420
eBook + Studio 9781501396052
eBook 9781628927757
Paperback 9781501310171
Companion Study Tools ISBN
Studio 9781501395765