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Look Chic, Get Hired! Dressing To Score The Job

Walking the line between being a put together professional and a boring worker drone is as simple as adding a few key details and personal touches.

Look Chic, Get Hired! Dressing To Score The Job
A classy and colorful piece pulls together your look!

It’s about that time of year, ladies! Time to start thinking about summer internships, or for some of us, our first post-grad career move — eek!

So you’ve got the resume, the know-how, and the charm, now all you need is the perfect first impression outfit! Walking the line between being a put together professional and a boring worker drone is as simple as adding a few key details and personal touches.

Unique Jewelry
Don’t be afraid to wear a statement piece to your interview! As long as it’s daytime appropriate and not something too bling-bling, why not dress up your cardigan with some bold beads or fun bracelet? Do you, girl! Your interviewer will remember you and commend your brave sense of style!

A Pop of Color
Wearing dark gray slacks? Try a blood orange blazer to jazz it up! Or maybe go for a plum button down under your classic black blazer. Make sure you’re keeping to one vibrant hue to avoid an overpowering clash of colors. It’ll give you an extra oomph in a sea of muted suits!

While there’s a lot of room to play around, the two things I would say to keep in the safe-zone are your hair and make up- an interview is not the time to try a dark purple lip! But, now that it’s out there, stay tuned for ways to pull off the vampiric pout…

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