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Professional Dress

Business professional or business casual? Understanding how to dress can be confusing! If you are unsure, always err on the side of caution and dress more professionally than necessary!

Business Professional

Business professional attire is a requirement for an interview, no matter how casual the work culture is. As a rule of thumb, you should always overdress for an interview. 

Males should wear the following to an interview:

  • Jacket
  • Tie
  • Dress Shirt
  • Dress Pants
  • Socks
  • Dress Shoes

Females should wear the following to an interview:

  • Dress with blazer*
  • Pant suit with blouse, pants or skirt*
  • No revealing or tight clothing 
  • Heels or flats (no open-toe shoes)
    *Skirt or dress should be at least knee length

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