29 June, 2022

Key Skills Needed to be a Fashion Buyer

To be a good fashion buyer, you need a diverse set of skills. In the world of retail fashion, life i...
17 June, 2022

What is Advanced Entry at Portobello Institute and How Does it Work?

Portobello Institute is committed to making education accessible so you can fulfil your potential in...
17 June, 2022

What are the Benefits of Advanced Entry at Portobello Institute?

Portobello Institute is committed to making education accessible so you can fulfil your potential in...
31 May, 2022

Top Tips for Adults Returning to Education - Overcoming Fears and Following Your Passion

If there’s one lesson a lot of people have seemed to learn from the last two years, it’s that life i...
31 May, 2022

How Do You Apply For a Place in Portobello if You Are Doing Your Leaving Cert?

If you are currently studying for your Leaving Cert and are looking to go to Portobello Institute on...
04 May, 2022

How Do I Prepare for an Application Interview with Portobello Institute?

So, you’ve just booked an application interview with one of Portobello’s admission team. What next? ...
05 April, 2022

What is the Difference Between a Fashion Buyer and a Fashion Merchandiser?

In the fashion industry, the terms fashion buyer and fashion merchandiser are used quite often and s...
30 March, 2022

#FollowYourPassion for Business and Fashion: FAQs on Fashion for Leaving Certs and Parents

When it comes to knowing what to study after the Leaving Cert, parents can have as many questions as...
28 March, 2022

The Fascinating Journey of Junk Kouture: 'It’s the world cup for creatives, and it all started in Buncrana'

From carbon neutral trainers to organic, vegan handbags and business models including recycling, res...
15 March, 2022

What Exactly is Fashion Buying and Merchandising?

The rising pressure on supply chains, the pressure to reach sustainability goals and the risks of de...