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DRESSING APPROPRIATELY FOR YOUR JOB LEADS TO
GREATER SUCCESS IN BUSINESS BY ANNE DREYER
eing able to develop your own signature professional style for work, will add to greater l career success. Appearance still matters. How you look and behave has measurable effects on the viewer. Our world today has become a small global village, and with the mingling of different cultures and mind sets of all generations - all playing the game of wanting to be the best in the working arena - it has become more than vital for us to have in-depth knowledge of the mechanics and dynamics of the
“Human Resources professionals estimate, that 95% of people dress inappropriately for their jobs!”
‘workings’ of the business environment, in order, to conduct ourselves successfully. Thirty years after women forcing their way into boardrooms around the world via the woman’s movement, we are now putting our cause back at least sixty years by wearing casual clothing. Divested of the most powerful components of the business uniformclothing elements, that have garnered respect and built fortunes for more than five hundred years, women are now working harder to earn less and stressing out more than ever before.