Getting dressed for work may seem so easy but there is a lot more that goes into it other than what colour works with that shirt.
While it’s nearly impossible to come up with one set of rules that applies to all – some institutions being more casual or more formal than others – there are certain principles that should be applied anywhere.
For starters, let me say that what you wear is a reflection of you. No matter how much we try to preach that ‘it’s what’s on the inside that counts’ this couldn’t be further from the truth. People will make snap judgements about the way you look and the way you choose to dress.
What can you do to make a good impression?
Dress for the position you want
We’ve all heard this before and we will continue to hear it because it is true. You need to look the role so that superiors can envision you in that role, and a great wardrobe also exudes confidence – a trait we want to see in our top execs.
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