This Wildly Successful Jewelry Designer Swears by This Advice

In honor of Hillary Kerr and Katherine Power’s new book, The Career Code: Must-Know Rules for a Strategic, Stylish, and Self-Made Career ($12), we’re running an interview series featuring 17 questions (in honor of the book’s 17 chapters) about the work lives of the most inspirational female leaders in the fashion industry. So far, we’ve tapped Lauren Conrad, Sally Singer, Candice Lake, and more. Up next? Jennifer Meyer.

Things you may not know about jewelry designer Jennifer Meyer: She credits Diane von Furstenberg as her mentor, she handles her company's Instagram account, and she runs with a very stylish and successful group of friends. We caught up with the queen of jewels to find out what she considers the most valuable career advice, how she started her line, and what inspires her the most. From knowing when to take a break to the unexpected roles you take on when owning a company, keep reading to find out how Meyer manages it all. 

Scroll down to learn jewelry designer Jennifer Meyer's best career advice. 

If you could ask the designer one question, what would it be? Let us know in the comments below, and shop Jennifer Meyer's new arrivals.

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