In the last week I found out that two of my fashion industry friends have lost their jobs and are searching for new positions. One person’s job was actually outsourced overseas. Unfortunately, that is a growing trend among companies as they are trying to reduce costs to cut their overhead and improve their gross margins.
If you’re searching for a job within the industry, my word of advice is to persevere. Be tenacious in your job search within the fashion and retail industry, if that is where your passion lies. Here is a listing of websites that I found useful during job searches:
Here is a listing of Bay Area Companies within the Fashion Retail and Home Furnishings Industries :
Good luck with your job search!