Career Advice from The Rachel Zoe Project
Okay, so I have been known to watch The Rachel Zoe Project. Don’t judge me. I can’t really tell you why I find it fascinating as I am pretty much a fashion idiot and most of the “characters” on the show are really annoying.
Maybe it’s because the show has proven to be a fount of fabulous and cutting-edge career advice in action.
For example, let’s look at Taylor’s genius strategy for getting promoted from her role as Rachel’s assistant to become the head of “branding” for Rachel Zoe Inc. (I’m not convinced Taylor knows exactly what branding means, but the girl had a goal and she went for it).
Here’s Tay-Tay’s step-by-step process that is sure to help you score a promotion too:
1) Get a job working for a boss who has her own reality show.
2) Complain constantly about how hard you’re working and how mistreated you are (you are ABOVE unpacking boxes, damnit).
3) Belittle your boss and her clients (you are ABOVE photo shoots and fashion shows, damnit).
4) When summoned to a company meeting, refuse to remove your sunglasses and smirk and giggle when the new CEO speaks (you are above your boss’ husband and his weird haircut, damnit).
5) Accept promotion!
You see how easy that was? Ba-na-nas.
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