Fashion: The Industry and Its Careers offers a thorough exploration of a wide range of fashion careers. Students will learn what to expect from the job, the education and training required for each position, how to advance to a management role, how each job relates to the industry as a whole and where each career is headed in the future.
The exciting and dynamic fashion industry presents a wide range of possible careers, but it can be difficult for a novice to determine exactly what each involves. Fashion: The Industry and Its Careers, 2nd Edition, offers a thorough and informative exploration of fashion careers across the board, including designer, textile manufacturer, retailer, wholesaler, illustrator, model, product developer, journalist, publicist, trend forecaster, and more. For each career covered, readers will learn about what to expect on the job, required education and training, how to advance to a management role, relationship to the industry as a whole, and future outlook. This 2nd edition has been completely updated to reflect recent developments in technology, world economics, and globalization.