Browsing all articles tagged with careers Archives - Glamazons Blog.

Former Harper’s Bazaar Intern Sues for Unpaid Wages, Linkedin Profile Reveals Holes in Her Story

Former Harper’s Bazaar Intern Sues for Unpaid Wages, Linkedin Profile Reveals Holes in Her Story 

Former Harper’s Bazaar intern Xuedan Wang is suing Hearst Publishing for unpaid wages. Umm, okay. Xuedan worked approximately 40 to 55 hours per week interning at Harper’s Bazaar from December 2010 to December 2012 according to reports. Here’s what Xuedan’s attorney’s had to say about the basis of her lawsuit: “Unpaid interns are becoming the modern-day equivalent […]

Continue reading...

Ask The Glamazons: Tips for Writing The Perfect Cover Letter

Glamazon reader Necia asks: What advice would you give as far as what you look for in a cover letter? Great question! Though we just told you how to score the perfect internship in fashion, an amazing cover letter is especially helpful in standing out among the myriad of candidates. A well written cover letter can […]

Continue reading...

Ask The Glamazons: How To Find a Fashion Internship

Of all the queries we get about the fashion industry, the question we hear the most often is: how do I break into the business? Fashion internships, of course, are the most effective way as they’re easier to land than paid gigs and you can walk away with contacts and experience that will shape your […]

Continue reading...

Show Me The Money: What To Do When You’re Not Getting Paid for Freelance Work

Show Me The Money: What To Do When You’re Not Getting Paid for Freelance Work 

Urrrgggghhh! That’s the sound every freelancer makes when the first of the month comes, rent is due and that check from the gig you did six months ago is still floating somewhere in space…or snail mail, per the editor’s last email. Ask any freelance writer or stylist and 9 times out of 10, they’ve been […]

Continue reading...