How To Use Technology Tools To Automate and Streamline Operations

Nataliya Makulova Tuesday, 1 May 2018

This is a 21 minute Lesson as part of a three-part series from fashion tech consultant Nataliya Makulova. We get to the nitty-gritty of tech tools to showcase a wide range of the applications, software and programs you can use to make daily tasks more efficient. By automating and streamlining your operations, you will have more time for the more fun things in your design business.

Nataliya is a fashion-tech and sustainability consultant. As the founder of her own consulting agency Balanced Fashion, she plugs into the latest fashion and technology trends. On top of an already impressive resumé, she takes her obligation to care for the planet seriously and encourages ethical business practices, which includes helping businesses determine whether they can use existing technology for their problems or whether the company needs to develop a product solution from the ground up.

Don’t let the tech world intimidate you; this Lesson is a three-parter, with follow up Lessons on How To Use Technology To Boost Direct-To-Consumer Sales For A Fashion Brand and Direct-To-Consumer (DTC) Business Strategy And Implementation.


In this Lesson you will learn:

  • Pros and cons of using Excel and Google Docs
  • Dropbox and Google Drive
  • Project management tools
  • Order management tools
  • Sales management tools
  • Customer service tools
  • HR tools
  • Handy downloadable of the time-saving apps mentioned

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