Be Your Own Boss: Succeeding as a Consultant

Ever wondered what it’s like to be a fashion consultant? Discover strategies and tips (i.e. where to find your first clients, when do you make your initial hire) from these successful ladies on the ins-and-outs of running your freelance biz.

Laurie Espino
Laurie Espino

Freelance Digital Content Strategist & Producer
Laurie Espino
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Laurie Espino is a writer and editor based in New York City. She studied marketing and management at the University of South Carolina, and received her MBA in Fashion Management from LIM College. She has contributed for websites in the fashion, beauty, and lifestyle industries including: Refinery29, Seventeen, Second City Style, ViralFashion.com, and CosmoGirl. She specializes in fashion/style, beauty, and wellness stories, with a special interest in celebrity features. She spends her down time working on her blog, The Closet Chronicler.

Anne Chertoff
Anne Chertoff
President
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Anne Chertoff is a Wedding Editor-at-Large, and has written about weddings for Martha Stewart Weddings, WeddingWire, EquallyWed, Four Seasons Weddings, Huffington Post Weddings, and Brides, and also works as a Digital Editorial Consultant for wedding businesses, including Vera Wang. She is the author of “The Wedding Organizer” by russell+hazel, and an authority on royal weddings. Her weekly Google+ web series, From “I Will” to “I Do” features interviews with the biggest names in the wedding industry and covers a variety of wedding planning and style topics. Her wedding advice has been featured in The New York Times, FOX News, Glamour.com, Instyle Weddings, WEtv, OK! magazine and hundreds of other outlets around the world.

Catherine Meyer
Catherine Meyer
Freelance Handbag and Accessory Designer
Tory Burch
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