Fashion Jobs – How to Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions for your Career

  Let’s face it: as years go by, it seems that our ability to live up to our new year’s resolutions gradually diminish, particularly the career-related ones. According to a 2015 survey by Accountems, 68 percent of professionals report they have created resolutions related to career advancement, such as getting a new job, attaining a […]

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Fashion Jobs – Q & A with Marlissa Flint of Mai Lin Jewelry

Style Nine to Five recently had the chance to chat with Marlissa Flint – a Toronto-based jewelry designer and the creator of Mai Lin Jewelry. The name Mai Lin means “beautiful lotus flower”, and comes from the Chinese name that was given to Marlissa by her grandmother. Her line specializes in dainty friendship-style bracelets that use […]

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Fashion Jobs – Style Nine to Five Weekly Recap

Now that January is almost over, we wanted to kick off the third week of the month by recapping all our favourite Style Nine to Five articles from the week prior, just to ensure we’re all on the same page when it comes to the world of SNTF fashion. From the hottest trends of 2018 to […]

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Fashion Jobs – 5 of 2018’s Biggest Trends to Watch Out For

As we near the end of January and welcome 2018 in with full swing, it’s time to start looking ahead to all the amazing fashion trends we can expect in the year ahead. It can be challenging deciding which trends work for your personal style, so when in doubt, go with an accessory or a […]

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Fashion Jobs – How to Wear the 2018 Pantone Colour of the Year

Another year, another Pantone colour to experiment with! We are loving this year’s colour, Ultra Violet. It’s a super bold, vibrant and daring shade of violet, which can make it a little intimidating to incorporate this rich hue into your own wardrobe.  This is why we’ve searched high and low for these to-die-for pieces that will definitely […]

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Style Careers – A Guide To Fighting That January Workplace Slump

As we hit mid-January, it’s finally setting in that the Holidays are over and it’s back to reality with life, and especially work. These next few weeks can be some of the hardest to go through as we catch-up from time off, settle into the winter months and get back to our routines. Many of […]

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Fashion Jobs – Style Nine to Five Weekly Recap

    Now that January is officially underway, we wanted to kick off the third week of the month by recapping all our favourite Style Nine to Five articles from the week prior, just to ensure we’re all on the same page when it comes to the world of SNTF fashion. From how to style skirts […]

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Fashion Jobs – Trend Alert: Leopard Prints

Leopard prints are one of the many timeless trends that will always be cherished by both high fashion enthusiasts and the commons. Depending on the occasion, leopard prints can exhibit particular vibes that can range from sensual to classy to festive.  The return of this trend perfectly timed with the holidays, as many fashion labels […]

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Retail Jobs – Think You’re in a Retail Rut? Need a Change?

  Not so fast. I truly believe retail can be a career! Store Managers can make upwards of $75-90K. I was once a Store Manager myself and can honestly say it was one of my favourite times in my life. Loved the buzz on a busy Saturday, the joy in customer’s faces when they found […]

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Fashion Jobs: Retail CAN Be a Career

RETAIL: the after-school job that turned into a rewarding career. The retail industry is not just about selling clothes, and it’s definitely not just an after-school job anymore. Retail is an industry that fosters many successful creative and leadership careers. If you see yourself wanting a career in a retail environment, I have some tips […]

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