Dress for success: The importance of your workplace attire

Business attire has changed significantly over the years, especially in the last 20 years. Too many people have forgotten why proper business attire is important. Some companies prefer to allow and even encourage employees to dress freely or casually for comfort. This tends to work well in more creative work environments. However, other companies will typically encourage and/or require a […]

Dressing Appropriately in Any Workplace

When it comes to dressing for the office, there are a multitude of suitable options — and an equal number of ways to go wrong. Professional attire matters because like it or not, the impression we make on others, whether new business prospects, clients, or those responsible for decisions about raises and promotions, is shaped by our appearance. No matter […]

8 Rules for Dressing Appropriately at the Office

Your college education may have been formal, but your attire during your years of study was probably anything but. Pre-graduation, dress codes are either non-existent or easily disregarded—and most of us know from experience that nobody’s going to complain if you show up for finals wearing whatever you slept in the night before. But in the working world, clothes matter […]