Monday, June 15, 5:30 - 7:00 pm
“Sales Platforms for your Fashion Brand”
Guest Speaker: Barbara Keisman (Feel Good Fashions)
Creating your line is just one part of the business journey. The biggest challenge is how to get it into the hands of your customers. This seminar will walk you through various platforms for Fashion Entrepreneurs to sell garments (in person and online) and ways that you can utilize them to also gather market research.
Monday, June 22, 5:30 - 7:00 pm
“UX and the Business of Emerging Media”
Guest Speaker: Josh Fisher (Immersive and Interactive Media at Columbia College of Chicago)
What is User Experience? How does UX differ from UI (User Interface)? And what new tools for interacting as a business can we look forward to in the future? In this seminar, we will be exploring Merchandising in a virtual space as well as fun, innovative technology for interacting with your customers.
Monday, June 29, 5:30 - 7:00 pm
“Online Sales for the Fashion Entrepreneur”
Guest Speaker: Greg Shugar (Beau Ties, Ltd.)
The way we sell is evolving every year. How has online shopping changed, and what do you need to know to grow with it? This seminar will help you understand the basics of online retail.