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.

An IU Day Special: Internships are a Crucial Part of the College Experience

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The Walter Center for Career Achievement offers a unique vision of career development for students of the arts and sciences — one that includes helping each student land that first job after college.

We’ve found that students who are able to …

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Get Experienced! Possible Experience Opportunities for Design, Retail, & Apparel Students!

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As an incoming student at Indiana University it may be difficult to get involved on campus. Getting involved on campus and joining clubs is a crucial part of developing experience and leadership skills. If you didn’t know, IU provides a …

By Kiki Lin
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How to Show off your Skills: The 2X “Secret”

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I admit this isn’t really a secret, but it is a good idea: Standing out is not necessarily about being the best (or even very good) at any one particular thing, but rather developing rare and valuable combinations of skills. …

By Trevor Verrot
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IU Volleyball Program in Search of a Hype Person

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IU volleyball Coach Steve Aird is looking for a hype person to help make the next volleyball season the best it can be!

This position would require the student to take part in various events such as in-game promotions and …

By Courtney Stapleton
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How to Handle Rejection When Things Don’t Work Out as Planned

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It happens to everyone, and it will happen to you. Sometimes, it seems like it’s happening all the time. When a job doesn’t work out; when a prize, internship, or scholarship goes to someone else; when a client doesn’t like …

By Trevor Verrot
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