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.

All Careers Considered: The Importance of Networking with Sam Gilchrist

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All Careers Considered can be found wherever you get your podcasts, like Spotify and Apple Podcasts. View the transcript of this episode. 

Sam Gilchrist graduated in 2006 and studied Anthropology and Political Science. In this episode, he shares his story …

By Camryn Schreiner
Camryn Schreiner Videography Intern Camryn Schreiner
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Check out University of California’s Paul Merage School of Business Specialty Masters Programs

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Are you interested in going to business school? A specialty one-year masters degree from the Merage School can help you become better prepared to pursue your ideal career. The Merage School offers four Specialty Masters Programs: Master of Finance …

By William Pape
William Pape Peer Coach William Pape
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Going to the Graduate School Fair? These Schools have Sessions Left

Going to the Graduate School Fair? These Schools have Sessions Left

To attend the IU Virtual Graduate School Fair, go to the event page in Handshake and click the blue register button. Yup, it’s that easy! Once you register, you immediately get a confirmation email with more instructions. However, in order …

By Hillary Nienhouse
Hillary Nienhouse Assistant Director, Employer Relations Hillary Nienhouse
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Your Classmates are Your First Professional Network

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Whenever I speak with a class about networking, I always mention that their classmates sitting all around them are their first real professional network.  Right now you may be sharing notes, forming study groups, and hanging out after class, …

By Amy Cornell
Amy Cornell Senior Associate Director, Alumni Engagement Amy Cornell
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All Careers Considered: Navigating Competitive Job Fields with Suzanne Schaefer

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All Careers Considered can be found wherever you get your podcasts, like Spotify and Apple Podcasts. View the transcript of this episode.

You may think you know what a think tank is, but do you know about all the different …

By Maureen Langley
Maureen Langley Designer & Marketing Coordinator Maureen Langley
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