Design, Retail + Apparel

ARE YOU INSPIRED BY THE TRANSFORMATIVE POWER OF ART AND DESIGN? Do you have an interest in fashion, interior design, product development, management, or merchandising?

Consider utilizing this career community if:

  • You follow fashion trends and dream of creating your own collections.
  • You sometimes imagine solving common problems by designing new consumer products.
  • You love the idea of designing interior spaces and achieving the perfect balance between beauty and functionality.
  • You are drawn to the business side of fashion or design.
  • You are inspired by the challenge of working on complex projects, directing a creative team, and managing the financial and logistical sides of retail or product distribution.

Explore the Design, Retail + Apparel career community to gain valuable insights from working professionals, learn about internships and job opportunities, and keep up with current trends.

Why should you use LinkedIn?

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If you’ve never used LinkedIn before, you should know it’s a social network for professionals. Sort of like Facebook, but for your career. Watch career coach Michael Jordan explain the benefits of using this tool. 

Once you sign up and …

By Maureen Langley
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What can YOU do at the Walter Center?

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It’s very possible that you’ve never heard the term ‘Career Coaching’ before college. That’s OK — it’s our job to show you what it’s all about! Watch career coach Maria Cambone tell you all about it, and then sign up for …

By Austin Guan
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From Finance to Fashion: Jon Harari of WindowsWear

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WindowsWear’s exclusive community of leading brands, vendors, designers, architects, and academic institutions worldwide includes members like Fendi, Harrods, Ralph Lauren, Tory Burch, Marc Jacobs, Michael Kors, as well as other leading brands, specialists, designers, architects, and academic institutions worldwide.

This …

By Maureen Langley
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Take a Video Tour of the Walter Center

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The Walter Center moved into Ernie Pyle Hall in May 2018 — we can’t believe we’ve been in our new space for a whole year!

Have you been able to visit yet? Watch the video to tour our space and make …

By Maureen Langley
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Start Creating Your Portfolio!

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Are you a student in the career community of design, retail, and apparel? Or do you need a portfolio to apply for a job or graduate school? Well you’ve stumbled upon the right blog!

A student portfolio is a compilation …

By Kiki Lin
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