Here are some articles from the Internet sphere to check out and think about for the weekend!
On Interview Tips:
Top 5 Interview Mistakes Millennials Make (Forbes): Personal favorite – When an interviewee doesn’t ask enough questions. This shows that the interviewee did not do research on the company of interest or the position he/she is applying for.
10 Body Language Tics That Could Cost You The Interview — And The Job (Forbes): The little details that can make all the difference.
How to stand out in your interview (Harvard Business Review) – You can never have too many tips on how to ace that interview for the internship you have been vying for.
Fashion Blogging Has a Transparency Problem (Business of Fashion) – Presumably, many aspiring interns/students/etc. moonlight or have a little side project in fashion blogging. Fashion blogging has become even more ubiquitous and a strategic move for many brands. However, many bloggers hide these business deals and associations to remain credible in the eyes of their viewers. In this article, Jennine Jacob argues for more transparency. What do you think?
On Emerging Fashion Trends:
Infographic : The Astounding Power of Pinterest (Fast Company) – If you haven’t already noticed, Pinterest is everywhere in the fashion world and is only going to get bigger.
How Film and Multimedia are Now Dominating Fashion (PSFK) – Fashion is moving beyond print media in the form of films and interactive multimedia platforms (example: What Christopher Bailey has done for Burberry). Here is an interview with Ehsan Bhatti, who had worked with Louis Vuitton on the Spot the Difference ad campaign, and his take on the progression of fashion into the technology age.