All posts tagged customer-service

Seven Skills for Fashion Internships

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In honor of Boston Fashion Week* here is a feature on skills for fashion-related internships.  Examples of fashion-related internships (from sample Massachusetts work-based learning programs) include: Working in fashion retailing. Working as an intern in a fashion design setting. Working in a student entrepreneurship program focused on apparel and jewelry design. Helping to teach in a sewing program for […]

Four Skills for Any Summer Job: Part 4 – Customer Service

This article focuses on customer service skills — the ability to communicate a positive attitude, empathy, energy and helpfulness to customers and to provide the assistance customers need.  Customer service refers not only to work with “external” customers, such as customers in a retail store or visitors to a zoo or park, but also with […]