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The College of Fashion & Design - Dubai: Tuition Fees and Scholarship Eligibility

Posted by CFD Team on Feb 3, 2017 12:23:00 PM

Pursuing a career in fashion is exciting. Dubai is quickly becoming a fashion capital that has drawn the interest of international designers and major fashion houses all over the world. With Dubai poised to have a vested interest in developing the country as a fashion mecca, there are a number of careers in this industry that will need people who are highly skilled and ready to make their mark.

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Land Your Dream Job: How to Become a Journalist in Dubai

Posted by CFD Team on Feb 1, 2017 3:45:00 PM

Writers are always on the hunt to learn something different. Whether that's through watching the news, reading a book, talking to people or attending an event, there's really nothing that can stop them from saying something new. If you're thinking about becoming a journalist in Dubai and you have a passion for fashion, there are ways to land your dream job. See how fashion colleges in Dubai can be the stepping stone.

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Accredited Colleges in Dubai: Where to Study Fashion and Design

Posted by CFD Team on Feb 1, 2017 1:29:00 PM

Choosing to go into fashion and design is an exciting decision to make, marking the next distinct phase of your life. Those who know style are often willing to do whatever it takes to stand out in a competitive industry, but that's not the whole story. Dubai is one of the most fashion-forward cities in the world, and studying here can give you the leg up to get ahead. Real success comes from laying the groundwork to achieve your dreams, and searching amongst the accredited colleges in Dubai should be your first step when deciding where to study fashion and design.

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Land Your Dream Job: How to become a Public Relations Professional in Dubai

Posted by CFD Team on Feb 1, 2017 12:52:00 PM

Public relations is needed for every industry. In the fashion landscape, designers, brands, magazines, stores and other elements of the fashion all need to have exposure. This is where a public relations career takes shape. In order to land your dream job as a public relations professional in Dubai, it is all about making those contacts that will help your clients become visible to the public.

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Land Your Dream Job: How to be a Fashion Merchandise Planning Professional in Dubai

Posted by CFD Team on Feb 1, 2017 11:04:00 AM

Wouldn't it be great to be responsible for deciding what items show up in a store in Dubai? Merchandise planners are hired to make sure that the proper number and type of stocked items are always available for purchase. As a result, their role is quite important to the fashion retail industry.
 Not only does a fashion merchandise planning professional in Dubai have to be able to project the selling potential of a particular product, but he or she also has to plan sales events that will encourage buyers to make purchases that increase the overall profits of the store.

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Land Your Dream Job: How to Become a Luxury Buying & Merchandising Professional in Dubai

Posted by CFD Team on Feb 1, 2017 9:40:45 AM

Some people only demand the best the world has to offer, whether that's food, music, or clothes. When it comes to fashion, designers everywhere turn out their best creations for the elite to choose from, and buyers ensure that shelves are stocked with what the people want.

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Land Your Dream Job: How to be an Art Director in Dubai

Posted by CFD Team on Jan 31, 2017 3:00:00 PM

Landing your dream job is essentially, a dream come true. It requires,however, hard work, dedication, and a willingness to go beyond the norm to learn and get noticed. One of the first steps to help shape your career is pursuing an education that enables you to follow your chosen career path.

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Land Your Dream Job: How to Become an Event Planner in Dubai

Posted by CFD Team on Jan 31, 2017 10:17:32 AM

Do you have a desire to become an event planner? Pursuing an education in your chosen career path is the first step in attempting to land your dream job. You should have a foundational knowledge of the career, with hands-on experience gained through your program. There are a number of fashion schools in Dubai, and fashion colleges in Dubai that can assist in making your dream come true.

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Her Excellency Sheikha Hend Faisal Al Qassemi Joins CFD as Member of Board of Trustees and Chairperson of Advisory Board

Posted by CFD Team on Jan 30, 2017 2:11:57 PM

Her Excellency Sheikha Hend Faisal Al Qassemi has been appointed Chairperson of the Advisory Board and Member of Board of Trustees of the recently launched College of Fashion & Design (CFD).

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Looking Ahead: Business Opportunities To Capitalize On In 2017

Posted by Anand Kapoor. Founder, Midcom Group on Jan 29, 2017 1:32:54 PM

Before I speculate on 2017, it is important to take a look back on learnings from trends in 2016- it was an interesting year, to say the least. There were a lot of unexpected results around the globe politically, which I feel may have some dramatic consequences economically in the years to come. The UAE was resilient in 2016, in spite of what was going on around us with significant drop in value to the British pound post Brexit, the US presidential elections, Italy’s prime minister stepping down affecting the EU’s third largest economy’s stability, oil price drops and the stability of the EU in question.

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