Apr 30, 2019
So many of us have ideas, but
they stay just that — ideas. Our guest today took a risk, left a
steady job and long career to follow her passion, and it paid off
big time. Christie Lohr understood the difficulties of both finding
a job in fashion and also hiring the right candidate, and took it
into her own hands to create the one of a kind fashion job website
Style Nine to Five. She talks about lessons she learned in her 20
years plus experience in fashion, what’s on trend now, and how to
have the confidence to move forward without a plan B.
What You’ll Hear in This Episode:
fashion trends this summer including hats, snakeskin prints,
monochrome and high waisted flowy pants.
led Christy down the path of fashion at a very young age, and the
love she discovered for both the business and creative
Style Nine to Five works, and why Christy knew it was needed in the
fashion employment industry.
it was like for Cristy once she put it all on the line and left her
job to create Style Nine to Five.
Christy loves about creating opportunities for young employees in
fashion and employers looking for high value
Christy knew she was on track when creating Style Nine to Five, and
what challenges she overcame along the way.
we shouldn’t wait for everything to be perfect before jumping into
action on our ideas.
it was so important to Christy to start her blog, and how it has
evolved over the years.
little ways Christy separates herself from others, including the
much lost art of handwritten notes to express her
Christy stays on top of trends, finds the best deals and her advice
for those of us looking to level up our style game.
- Advice for women to feel worthy and deserving
she recharges and sets boundaries with such a busy
always had an inkling fashion would be my career path, I just
didn’t know exactly what.”
always visualized myself doing more.”
- “There is a reason I haven’t seen Game of
Thrones. While everyone was watching it, I was working on my
- “If I
have an idea, I get started right away.”
one is going to discover you. You have to get out there and make
- “Social media is your resume.”
- “Don’t let fear guide you, but embrace
Style Nine to
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