Rising to the top of your career game is not too dissimilar to running a marathon. Not even an Olympic athlete can just get up and run 26 miles right off the bat. They need to train themselves to focus on results, build their stamina and envision their success — and so do you. If you want a career in fashion, you’re going to need the best fashion career advice you can get your hands on. With the Internet and social media turning everything upside down and globalization increasing competition like never before, you really do need to program yourself to handle challenges in the most efficient and constructive way possible. Click through to learn the fashion career tactics and mindset from the industry’s own Olympic athletes.
Tracey MacCorquodale is a fashion and lifestyle freelance writer with a passion for beautifully curated events and all things glamorous. She has covered Toronto Fashion Week, Vancouver Fashion Week and Sydney Fashion for a variety of publications and writes humorously about fashion on her blog.