Look Good, Feel Good
There is nothing more discouraging than to open your closet door
to find that you have nothing to wear. Therefore, a planned outfit
is a must when you are looking for a job. It is important to have
one well fitting and coordinated "interview outfit" because
you never know when an opportunity to interview for a job will come
Do find out about the company youre interviewing with. Call
the Personnel Department and find out the dress requirements and
dress appropriately. Call the organization where you are applying
for a job. Ask about the dress code and recommended clothing to
Thinking positively about yourself means that you hold yourself
in high esteem. If you look good, you reflect self-confidence. The
employer wants to have a person that can display self-confidence.
Your clothing, the way you walk, talk and stand tells people what
you think of yourself. A positive attitude means that you sincerely
believe that you are important and that you can do the job.
Make A Call
Call the personnel department or ask someone who works for the
organization to suggest appropriate attire.
You could say, "I have an interview with ________ in the ________
department for a position as an _______. Could you please tell me
what would be appropriate dress for this interview?
It will be easier and quicker to get the items you need if you
plan ahead. The less you have to spend, the more important it is
to plan. If you have a limited budget, borrow something from a relative
or a friend. You can also shop local resale shops. Looking good
does not have to cost a fortune.