“Success Is Often Achieved By Those Who Don’t Know That Failure Is Inevitable” – Coco Chanel

After being in New York for over a year now, it would seem as though many people would judge my success on whether or not I have a job and a stable life. I however, disagree with this view and measure my success by what I have achieved to date and what this gives me the opportunity to do in the next few years.

Wanting a career in PR, namely fashion PR, has it’s difficulties. Everyone seems to want you and adore you but nobody seems to want to pay you or make you permanent. I have been lucky enough to have internships with some of the most amazing fashion houses and PR agencies and am still, like a lot of people at the moment, struggling to convert that into a salaried position.

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