Consumer Products, E-Commerce and Retail

Who’s Hiring? 7 Organizations Serving U.S. Veterans

Those engaged in military service dedicate their lives to serving their country, which can sometimes come at a great cost. In fact, due to their experiences, veterans are more vulnerable to experiencing homelessness, physical and mental health issues, and substance …

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A Day in the Life: Fashion Buyer (Fabric)

Karen Lott, Fabric Buyer, BCBG

Karen Lott has over 25 years of experience in the industry. She attended Pasadena City College and graduated with an associate degree in Merchandise Management. She began her career at the May Company as a …

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A Day in the Life: Fashion Inventory Planning

9:00 AM: Arrive to work and look over notes from a meeting on the previous day. (“It isn’t surprising that planners sit in on a lot of meetings.”)

9:30 AM: Work with buyers on fashion forecasts and changes to the …

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Skills you need for a Career in Ecommerce Store

Blue e-commerce button on keyboard. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

A successful career in ecommerce stores involves being able to effectively incorporate merchandising and digital marketing. The ecommerce industry has witnessed impressive growth over the years with numerous job opportunities available.

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Alumni Connections

  • Washington D. C., DC
  • Avon Unit Leader Avon Products, Inc.
  • Charleston, SC
  • Independent Consultant Freelance
  • Laurel, MD
  • Washington D.C., DC
  • Territory Manager PPG
  • Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Business Development KapVista
  • Wayne, NJ
  • Director Business Development Verst Logistics
  • Arlington, VA
  • Sales Engineer Johnson Controls
  • Riverdale Park, MD
  • Owner/Operator The Chop Spot Nigerian Grill

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Robert H. Smith School of Business
2570 Van Munching Hall
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742-1815

Career Service Hours

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Wednesday 8:30am - 5:30pm
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