"My first real job was at Vogue in 1974, as secretary to the marketing director. Multiple times a day, my boss presented Vogue’s “point of view” for the coming season to department store executives and buyers. In my third week, my boss got the flu. I volunteered to give the presentations. Within the year, I was promoted to editorial credits editor and then beauty editor. (Vera Wang was on the other side of the room, assisting senior fashion director Polly Mellen.) Some lessons learned in my five years there: Arrive early. Stay late. Take chances. Persist.
"I think that all anyone really wants in life is to have people understand us for who we actually are, despite everything," says Ruth Negga. The actress talks "Preachers" season 2 and more on WWD.com. #wwdeye (📷: Dan Doperalski)
"That's something that resonates with me too because I'm so locked into a number. If I go over that number it completely ruins my day so it's nice to get detached from the number on the scale." - Chelsea Handler on Kelly LeVeque's book "Body Love." #wwdeye (📷: John Salangsang)