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.

What Employers Seek on a Resume

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Check out this article from NACE (the National Association of Colleges and Employers) to see what employers seek on a resume.

tl;dr version? Highlight teamwork and problem-solving skills and get an internship (and put it on that resume!)

By Randi Edmonds
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You Can’t Spell Winter Career + Internship Fair Without “WIN”

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Why point out that nifty fact?! Because The Walter Center has  resources to help you to WIN at this year’s Winter Career + Internship Fair.  With these resources, every interaction with an employer will be a slam dunk!  To make it …

By Kaitlynn Cull
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4 things to include in professional voicemails

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As interview season ramps up, you may find yourself making phone calls and needing to leave voicemail messages. Check out this post to learn what 4 things you should include in any professional voicemail message. While you’re at it, check …

By Randi Edmonds
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Stop Missing Out on The Hidden Job (and Internship) Market

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Did you know?  The jobs and internships you want are playing hide and seek with you – that’s right, I bet you didn’t even know you were playing hide and seek!  Something like 80% of available job and internship opportunities …

By Kaitlynn Cull
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