Building your Dream while Working a Fulltime Job

Building your dream while working a fulltime job I often wonder how many of us are in a place in our lives, right this minute, where we arrived at after following the path that our society or our family has carved out for us. Your father was a doctor or a lawyer, so it was…

A Letter to My Younger Self

Recently, it was my birthday, and I took the time to reflect on what has happened in my life in the past ten years. A decade ago, I came to New York City with only $200 in my pocket, clueless for what would happen next and no idea of how I was going to make a…

WHY ARE YOU SO AFRAID?

As women, often we are afraid of stepping out of the shadows and letting ourselves shine. Sometimes we are not confident or strong enough to ask for what we deserve and instead continue to let those around us under-appreciated us or hold us back. We know that we are destined for more but are not…

AN INTERNSHIP IN THE FASHION INDUSTRY

photo credit: flaunter When people hear the words fashion internship they immediately picture scenes from the Devil Wears Prada and imagine an intern strutting around New York City in fancy clothes. But for people who have interned in fashion, they know that the industry is not as glamorous as it seems. People have this perception…

FASHIONISTA LIVING IN A TECH WORLD

photo credit: rawpixel In an age driven by technology, every industry must stay up to date on the latest algorithms and technological advancements in hopes of staying relevant in the fast-paced, modern world we live in. Even entrepreneurs who possess no background in Computer Science, have utilized technology to develop their corporations. For example, Brian…

The Evolution of Power Dressing in the Workforce

With the evolution of Women’s clothing, we see intertwined with it the historical growth that women have made in society, especially in the workforce. But what remained somewhat consistent throughout the years was the portrayal of women’s bodies as sexualized items even in the workforce. But at this year’s Fashion Week all around the world,…

This Weeks Trends: Be Your Own Wonder Woman

The new Wonder Woman movie has risen to number #1 on the charts and is gaining popularity all around the world. But there is an even bigger message behind the film that women are embracing. The worldwide trend of Wonder Woman has sparked the conversation of women empowerment and presented the question, what does it…