Professional Attire and Your Budget

Office Dynamics

She first states, "I would like to address the cost of professional attire and the cost associated with keeping up physical appearance. Casual Power is the most informative book I have ever read on professional image/dress and casual attire. Sheila had perfect timing.

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Professional Attire and Your Budget

Office Dynamics

She first states, "I would like to address the cost of professional attire and the cost associated with keeping up physical appearance. Casual Power is the most informative book I have ever read on professional image/dress and casual attire. Sheila had perfect timing.

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Guest Post: Simple Green Office Practices

Eco-Office Gals

Green Office Attire. Tags: Green Business Green Tips carbon footprint Clean eco-friendly environment going green going paperless Kitty Holman office attire office supplies organic cotton preservation of the environment recycle recycled office supplies transportation

Preparing for a Job Interview

Job Advice Blog

Interview Advice by Jeff LeFevre Dress attire Dress for success Interviewing Interviewing advice Jeff LeFevre Job AdviceA first impression is a big part of the interview process and probably more than most people think. Everyone gets a first impression when meeting someone and I guarantee you that the interviewer has one and will try to back that up throughout the interview. You can make a good impression at your interview by [.].

Just Wear a Potato Sack -- With a Really Cute Belt

On The Job

That brings me to the next fashion fuss: "Sex And the City" attire as featured in the new movie is possibly prompting women to wear provocative clothes to work as a way of getting ahead. Tags: controversy Sex and the City dunkin donuts scarf Rachael Ray work attire workplace clothes appropriate at work For many people, it's always been tough deciding what to wear to work.

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Dishing About Casual Work Wear

On The Job

Diane Danielson over at the Women's Dish Network, has, in her words, been "mouthing off" about the sad state of attire in the workplace today. Tags: casual dress work attire Seems she told CareerBuilder that she didn't care for it (OK, it totally "pissed her off") when a job applicant showed up wearing a frayed denim skirt. Danielson's reaction: she sent the girl packing, with nary a question asked.

2007 100

Does Clothing at Work and Employee Productivity?

Small Business CEO

It doesn’t matter if you’re a fan of classic mens business suits or more casual and easygoing attire. Attire impacts productivity. Attire can often influence peoples’ alertness levels.

15 Steps to Mindfullness And A Better Work Day

Dumb Little Man

The word “mindfulness” can conjure up all kinds of images, usually involving people in business attire sitting cross-legged on boardroom tables. Mindfulness and Focus are hot topics right now among the Leadership and Management communities.

2014 285

Clothing Styles: The Secrets Of What You Wear

Dumb Little Man

In one study, people who wore smart and corporate attire were able to focus more and longer than those who didn’t. Wearing a coat and tie at work or an elegant corporate attire can make you more rigorous, cautious and good at paying attention. Wearing business or formal attires can help you figure out things more quickly. Wearing formal business attire appeals to many. Your clothes and accessories say a lot about your lifestyle.

Administrative/Clerical: Cheap Ways to Look Good for Your Annual Review

Office Dynamics

Not all administrative assistants are required to dress in business attire at work. The article compares the cost of business attire from upscale department stores such as Nordstrom to the cost of business attire at mass-market retailers, such as Kohl''s—and there''s a vast price difference. Crew, and Nordstrom, it doesn''t mean that Kohl''s is the only store with good deals on business attire.

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5 Quick Tips About Welding Helmets

Small Business CEO

Professional welders deal in such hazardous environment that they can’t afford to overlook their safety protocol and that includes their attire and gears. One can never be too safe, especially when your work demands handling dangerous equipment.

2018 66

Administrative/Clerical: Cheap Ways to Look Good for Your Annual Review

Office Dynamics

Not all administrative assistants are required to dress in business attire at work. The article compares the cost of business attire from upscale department stores such as Nordstrom to the cost of business attire at mass-market retailers, such as Kohl’s—and there’s a vast price difference. Crew, and Nordstrom, it doesn’t mean that Kohl’s is the only store with good deals on business attire.

2013 136

The Culinary Tastemaker – 10 Tips For Effective Hospitality Management

Small Business CEO

While it’s obvious that your personal presentation matters, it’s even more important that your business is well attired and stocked with supplies.

2018 63

Ensure your clothes work for you!

Practically Perfect PA

There should be no step change in your work attire during the week. “No-one will champion you or your career if you don’t.”. Karren Brady. To really start championing your career you have to ensure your clothes work with you, rather than against you.

Alternatives to Black Friday

Simple Productivity Blog

We will be attending to watch the dancing and to see the beautiful attire on the dancers. Wednesdays are simplicity days at SimpleProductivity blog. I hate shopping. With a passion. So my solution to Black Friday is to stay inside and pretend like I’m snowed in.

2011 213

Self-Improvement: Spruce Up Your Appearance

Office Dynamics

If you upgrade your casual attire, you will be viewed as a “leader” among your peers. When we wear attire that is more in line with today’s trends (but not overly trendy), we give the impression that we are up on what is going on in the world.

2013 144

Yes, You Need to Dress Better at Work

On The Job

Khakis, polo shirts, sneakers and a ratty backpack are standard attire for many employees. In today's Wall Street Journal there is a story about how to dress for success.

2016 158

Exude Confidence: Image is Perception

Office Dynamics

Your choices of dress-down attire reflect directly your respect for your workplace, your career goals, and your level of overall professionalism. Females are easily disempowered by excessively casual attire in the workplace. · It’s a fact! · In 30 seconds, people form all types of impressions about you based almost entirely on what they see – your clothes, hairstyle, carriage, smile, and the rest of your nonverbal communication. Quick impressions can be lasting ones.

Make a Connection with Vacation

Office Dynamics

My initial thought (months out) was that I would take my time and pack over several weekends; meaning just pulling some clothes here and there or shoes and beach attire so I wouldn’t be rushed at the last minute. . Connection with vacation.

2018 134

51 Entrepreneurs Provide Advice On Business Dress Codes

Small Business CEO

“Why Your Business Needs a Dress Code” is a compilation of 51 different entrepreneurs offering their opinions on acceptable attire for business. The other day while browsing through some new articles on BizSugar , I came across a submission about dress codes for your business.

2011 82

Levi’s New Waste

Eco-Office Gals

Maybe this will inspire other fashion companies to follow suit (perhaps maybe even bridal attire shops like David’s Bridal or WeddingtonWay’s junior bridesmaids dresses ).

2013 193

French Words with New Meanings in English

Daily Writing Tips

accoutrement : accompanying items or accessories (a ludicrous costume or tasteless attire). corsage : flowers worn on a woman’s dress or around her wrist (a woman’s chest, and attire covering this area).

2017 73

Etiquette Lessons for the Company Picnic

On The Job

Give your partner a heads up on proper attire. It’s summer and we’re finally enjoying those carefree days of warmth and sun we dreamed of while enduring one of the most brutal winters on record. And with the increasing temps comes the surest sign of summer: An invitation to the office picnic.

Exude Confidence: Image is Perception

Office Dynamics

Your choices of dress-down attire reflect directly your respect for your workplace, your career goals, and your level of overall professionalism. Females are easily disempowered by excessively casual attire in the workplace. · It’s a fact! · In 30 seconds, people form all types of impressions about you based almost entirely on what they see – your clothes, hairstyle, carriage, smile, and the rest of your nonverbal communication. Quick impressions can be lasting ones.

A Green Life is a Good Life

Eco-Office Gals

From sneakers to work attire to fun sandals, eco-friendly styles have your feet covered. Do you strive for a green lifestyle? It can sometimes be a struggle to keep with the latest green trends as you live your busy life.

2012 206

10 Ways Your Life Improves When You Become a Freelancer

Dumb Little Man

You Save Money on Work Attire. Your work attire could be sweatpants and a t-shirt if you prefer. Have you ever considered how your life might change if you became a freelancer? It’s nice having job security.

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Eco Friendly Fashion for the Green Business Woman

Eco-Office Gals

So, if you have a couple of friends who would like some tips on how to be more fabulous and “green” with their attire, how about sending them a link to this article instead? You’re the one that always gets complemented on your outfit.

2012 184

Dressing Greener for the Office Part II

Eco-Office Gals

The high street is moving in the right direction which means eco-friendly office attire is becoming more readily available and affordable. Living a greener life is becoming progressively more important and something that thankfully, more people are gradually becoming aware of.

2012 185

Guest Posting 101: 5 Things Every Guest Poster Should Know

Tips From T. Marie

If you expect to submit a blog on appropriate office attire to a blog like mine that is all about non-traditional offices not only will your post be rejected, it will be obvious you haven’t even read the blog you want to be published on. A quick shout out to my awesome Biz Buddy Vicki Voisin for inspiring this post. She’s always stopping me during one of our weekly chats to say “That’s a blog post!” and many of my best posts have been because of it.

2016 116

Ultimate travel itinerary

Practically Perfect PA

Because we checked the weather before they left the UK, they had the appropriate business attire and didn’t feel uncomfortable. With Assist Travel coming up in September in London I wanted to share one of our most popular blogs with you – The Ultimate Travel Itinerary.

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Synonyms for “Clothes”

Daily Writing Tips

The origin of attire is the French word atirier , meaning “equip” or “prepare”; it, too, began as a verb. Words that refer collectively to one’s clothes have an origin in the sense of equipment or preparation; here are a dozen words available as alternatives to clothes.

Barbie Then and Now

Loosely Speaking

Our approach was “Dual Survivor Barbie,” and our dolls (attired in those 52-year-old outfits) built a tent, went canoeing, went swimming, put up a teepee, built a fire, roasted a duck, and made friends with a sheep and a rhinoceros. Does Barbie have ANY place in the life of a modern, grown up woman? I know that when I got MY Barbie in 1960, I didn’t see her as an unrealistic role model for myself in the future.

2012 109

The Ritz, London

Practically Perfect PA

Thankfully our attire passed the grade, helped greatly with the forewarning of the dinner invitation being accompanied by a note about the strict dress code. They say you should never meet your heroes.

2015 130

How to Plan Business Travel & Business Travel Planning Checklists

Office Dynamics

Casual attire. Business attire. Workout attire (including tennis shoes). Travel Planning for Executive & Administrative Assistants. When I was an executive assistant planning hundreds of trips for my executive over a 20-year period, I thought I did a good job. Most of the time, my executives were pleased. But I really didn’t understand the intricacies of travel until I became an executive and traveled often.

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Salespeople Need to Make Their Pitch Nicely Dressed

Small Business CEO

If your salesperson shows up nicely attired, their believability level will be higher, while a poor appearance leads the client to wonder exactly how much interest you really have in them. Don’t take your established clients for granted and show up unprofessionally attired one day.

2011 82

8 Genius Fashion Hacks for Men

Dumb Little Man

A good boot can handle different weather conditions, and it pairs very well with most business attire. Dressing sharp and looking smart doesn’t always mean having to burn a hole in your pocket with brand names. It’s actually useless without the proper know-how on how to style and carry yourself. Check out these very simple and doable fashion hacks for men that will have you looking extra dapper in and out of the workplace. Love the Blazer.

2018 156

One Aldwych, London

Practically Perfect PA

As much as I wanted to keep my bathrobe on I reluctantly changed into my suitable attire and made my way downstairs to the Lobby Bar. I’ve spent many eveningsenjoying cocktails in the Lobby Bar at One Aldwych.

2014 198

3 Parallel-Structure Problems

Daily Writing Tips

Each of the following sentences has an organizational flaw. A discussion of each is followed by a suggested revision. People who are successful at careers in fashion design are hardworking, detail oriented, and love apparel.

2016 74

Tips for Planning Someone Else’s Travel

Office Dynamics

Include time, location, phone numbers of relevant contact people, and appropriate attire. Planning travel for others is no simple matter and administrative professionals know this better than anyone else!

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Company Holiday Party Etiquette

Office Dynamics

Most invitations will state the dress code or expected attire for the occasion. More than 60% of companies will hold holiday parties this year. Here are a few things to remember. First of all, it starts with your dress. One thing to remember, if you don’t show it at the office, don’t show it at the party. Also be careful of jeans, they may come off too casual and you want to spoof yourself up a little, after all, it is a holiday party!

Company Holiday Party Etiquette

Office Dynamics

Most invitations will state the dress code or expected attire for the occasion. More than 60% of companies will hold holiday parties this year. Here are a few things to remember. First of all, it starts with your dress. One thing to remember, if you don’t show it at the office, don’t show it at the party. Also be careful of jeans, they may come off too casual and you want to spoof yourself up a little, after all, it is a holiday party!

How to Find Comfortable and Eco Friendly Footwear for the Office

Eco-Office Gals

When you’re someone who tries to live an eco-friendly lifestyle, one of the areas when it can pose to be a bit of a challenge is when it comes to attire; especially if it’s footwear.

2012 169

On the Job by Anita Bruzzese: Treating Job Candidates Badly: Why.

On The Job

But when the hiring manager walked out to greet Kahn – attired in pressed jeans, shirt and sports-jacket – he was told that he didn’t need to stick around because his attire was “unprofessional.” “At

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