What do our clothes say about us?

Practically Perfect PA

It would seem that professional and smart attire is back in fashion. In the article Forbes interviewed the physiologist Dr Jennifer Baumgartner’s about her book “ You Are What You Wear: What Your Clothes Reveal About You ” in which she examines how psychology determines which clothes we choose to wear and how changing the way we dress can overcome issues that our clothes might express to others. Consider: Keep every piece of clothing you’ve ever owned. Pin It.

What do our clothes say about us?

Practically Perfect PA

It would seem that professional and smart attire is back in fashion. In the article Forbes interviewed the physiologist Dr Jennifer Baumgartner’s about her book “ You Are What You Wear: What Your Clothes Reveal About You ” in which she examines how psychology determines which clothes we choose to wear and how changing the way we dress can overcome issues that our clothes might express to others. Consider: Keep every piece of clothing you’ve ever owned. Pin It.

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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. The only place that I can find quality clothes that fit me is at Talbots. When you purchase quality clothing, it lasts longer so you actually spend less money over a 6 year period. Then you only go there twice a year - in the summer to purchase fall and winter clothes; in the late winter, to purchase spring and summer clothes.

Attire 101

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. The only place that I can find quality clothes that fit me is at Talbots. When you purchase quality clothing, it lasts longer so you actually spend less money over a 6 year period. Then you only go there twice a year - in the summer to purchase fall and winter clothes; in the late winter, to purchase spring and summer clothes.

Attire 100

Answering Reader Mail: 7 Tips on Attire, Scheduling & Etiquette

Musings of a High-Level Executive Assistant

The goal is to set a date and time and to work around it even as other meetings come up. However, I will say that I’ve worked for CEOs and if they were gone, out of the country for winter holiday so we were 100% certain they would not see us, me and other assistants dressed in a loose-fitted sweatpants/shirt set or gym clothes. They were not old, grubby, smelly, or stained clothes - just very lounge-y comfortable clothes.

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.

Attire 101

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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Exude Confidence: Image is Perception

Office Dynamics

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. 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! ·

Professional Business Image for Executive Assistants, Business Casual with the Emphasis on Business

Office Dynamics

General Guidelines: Dress appropriately for your line of work, career goals, geographic location and body type. It’s a matter of pulling your look together and wearing clothing that works well with your body frame/shape. Stay clear of trendy clothes for work. Women need to consider length and body coverage of their clothing. Wrinkled clothes. Political or cause-related T-shirts; humorous attire or accessories.

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Professional Business Image for Executive Assistants, Business Casual with the Emphasis on Business

Office Dynamics

General Guidelines: Dress appropriately for your line of work, career goals, geographic location and body type. It’s a matter of pulling your look together and wearing clothing that works well with your body frame/shape. Stay clear of trendy clothes for work. Women need to consider length and body coverage of their clothing. Wrinkled clothes. Political or cause-related T-shirts; humorous attire or accessories.

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BUSINESS ETIQUETTE: What Hasn’t Changed

Office Dynamics

Okay so your business attire isn’t exactly body-language or, is it? Arrive at the office in an outfit that could double as clothing worn to clean a garage and do it when out-of-town company executives are visiting and imagine the fall-out. Business attire may be more relaxed than it was a decade ago and more business people may opt to be “on a first name basis” but these are minor tinkerings. Making people feel comfortable so the business of business can proceed is the goal.

Implementing War in the Office

Simple Productivity Blog

The accounting crew, including one of my old friends Jim and four of his co-workers, all agreed to wear work-clothes to this event – collared vests and flat front slacks, patent leather shoes buffed to a chrome shine. Their bright starched shirts are juxtaposed against a small but well equipped team decked out in military paraphernalia from SWAT attire to Marine fatigues. A sense of immediacy develops on the field, as adrenaline rushes with only the goal in mind.

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BUSINESS ETIQUETTE: What Hasn’t Changed

Office Dynamics

Okay so your business attire isn’t exactly body-language or, is it? Arrive at the office in an outfit that could double as clothing worn to clean a garage and do it when out-of-town company executives are visiting and imagine the fall-out. Business attire may be more relaxed than it was a decade ago and more business people may opt to be “on a first name basis” but these are minor tinkerings. Making people feel comfortable so the business of business can proceed is the goal.

Entrepreneurship live and kicking! | THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG

The Small Business Blog

6 days ago RT @ WinWeb Focus on Your Small Business Goals - [link] 6 days ago Perluondo: "They're exactly the demographics I'm looking for." Fleurette Irakoze will offer all different genres of young generation attire in one convenient location. Meron Nour and his Underground Imports will import trendy cloths and shoes from Japan. E-Mail me or follow me. How to be successful and eco-friendly. Making your small business carbon neutral.

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