7 Pieces of Amazing Career Advice from Diane von Furstenberg
You don't need us to tell you that designer Diane von Furstenberg is a wealth of wisdom; from building her eponymous brand from the ground up to (more recently) launching her very own reality television show on E!, the fashion legend has one of the most inspiring success stories in the industry. And her dedication to empowering women is unrivalled.
The Business Journals recently rounded up some of DVF's most poignant and helpful career advice ever, and we were so inspired by her that we felt we had to share. If you read one thing today, make it this.
Keep scrolling for seven pieces of amazing career advice from Diane von Furstenberg!
“When I was a young girl, I didn’t know what I wanted to do, but I knew the kind of woman I wanted to be. I wanted to be an independent woman, and I wanted to be in charge of my life, and that’s really what I wanted. I think what’s important [is] to be honest with yourself and figure out what is your door."
“The most important thing is to know who you are getting involved with, and what is in it for them. In any negotiations, put yourself in the other person’s seat and see what their interest is. Make sure with the distribution, the product—everything, that you both agree on it.”
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