INTRODUCTION TO THE FASHION, RETAIL & CONSUMER PRODUCTS INTEREST COMMUNITY

The Fashion, Retail & Consumer Products Career Interest Community offers customized support for students, which may include specialized career fairs, networks, employer visits, events and resources. Our Career Community, while facilitated by Career Services, is a collective and collaborative effort involving all students, faculty, staff, alumni, and employers in the career development process.

All Career Communities will give you the opportunity to:

  • MEET other students with similar interests
  • ENGAGE with faculty members, alumni, and employers in your interest area
  • CONSULT with mentors and advisors
  • ACCESS the many resources available to you at Ithaca College

Your career is a journey, not a destination. Let’s work together towards your success!

Why Retail Is Paying Attention to Headless Commerce

To stay competitive retailers are embracing headless commerce, breaking down barriers for customers, strengthening e-commerce.

‘As e-commerce has grown, it’s become clear to retailers that the totality of a web presence is important — from a customer’s first click on a …

By Kimberly Lieb
Kimberly Lieb Assistant Director for Industry and Community Engagement Kimberly Lieb
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Ways to Recognize & Avoid Job Scams

Some job scams are easy to spot while others appear legitimate. According to the FBI, scammers advertise phony job opportunities on college employment websites soliciting college students for administrative positions. Then the student employee receives counterfeit checks and is told …

By Jennifer Pawlewicz
Jennifer Pawlewicz Career Engagement and Marketing Specialist Jennifer Pawlewicz
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How to Know if a Job is the Right Fit—Before Accepting the Offer

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It’s your first day at a new job, and it’s nothing like you expected. Maybe you write it off as first-day jitters. But as time goes by you realize that you’re just not clicking with the organization’s culture.

Perhaps you’re …

By Lakshmi Hutchinson - Idealist Careers
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Wall Street Journal: “Résumés Are Starting to Look Like Instagram—and Sometimes Even Tinder”

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This is a great article outlining some of the creative freedoms people are taking with their resumes for self expression – and it outlines why you have to be careful to not take it too far.

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By Career Services
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‘Beauty needs to be like today’s tech’: Former Foreo CEO on the future of the industry

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Australian-based OBJ Limited, which licenses technology to skin-care brands like SK-II and Olay, may not yet have brand name recognition within the beauty industry, but it’s aiming to change that with its new hire and business.

Paul Peros, the former …

By Cheryl Rotyliano
Cheryl Rotyliano Assistant Director of Career Engagement and Education Cheryl Rotyliano
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