The best part was it didn’t take a whole new wardrobe to look like a pro.
My company has an unspoken rule...dress to impress. There is no shortage of buttoned up suits and designer heels. I have even seen a few red bottoms and Jimmy Choos walk through the office floors. On the flip side there are definitely those who come to work on the more "casual" side.
Check out the picks below that will prevent you from turning into a block of ice while on the job. Top row: Patagonia lightweight
"This year, I'd love to really master cool, edgy, but polished work wear — the outfits that make one feel empowered to command
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Making a positive statement is never more important than when you walk into the room for a job interview. First impressions are lasting, and a job interview is not the time to cut corners on your professional image.
If you are a recent college graduate, or jumping into the workforce after an extended break, setting yourself up to stand out from your competition is a professional priority.
You may lighten up on your fabric, makeup and perfume, but not your focus, attention to detail and professionalism.
Thou shall not eat smelly foods at your desk. Be courteous to your fellow cubicle mates, and take your tuna salad to the park.
When did suits and ties become associated with "the hired help?" Should we blame "Casual Friday," that quirky early millennium idea, no doubt created by a flip-flop manufacturer, where employees abandoned traditional business attire?