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L to R: Lauren Indvik (Fashionista), Robbie Myers (Elle), Ariel Foxman (InStyle), Amy Astley (Vogue)
Fashion editors from some of the biggest publications in the industry dished on what they look for in an ideal candidate at their magazine. Here is what they had to say:
Instyle Editor Ariel Foxman
Be nice! All of the editors agree, this is by far the most important thing to keep in mind. "An assistant with a sour attitude is a real bummer," Astley said. "Pleasant isn’t only nice to be around, it gets the job done." Myers added, "Be nice toeveryone, even as you move up the ladder. There is no one in the industry who is beneath you.
Great tips! I would have guessed about the cover letter tidbit, and the be nice advice, when will people learn being conniving and messy will not pay off?
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