How to Dress for Success
If Your Look Is... A Conservative, Timeless Suit
Griffin: These days, wearing a suit daily is pretty much just for lawyers and politicians. But I advise women in any corporate environment
to wear one for big meetings. It makes you look put-together, competent, and trustworthy.
Rajkumar: Make sure you show some personality or you’ll miss an opportunity to stand out. A cool necklace can be a conversation starter.
Nancy Connery, tech recruiter and founder of Connery Consulting, a San Francisco consulting firm for technology companies, including Dropbox, Twitter, and Lithium: At most technology companies, if you wear a suit, they’ll wonder if you can relate to the casual culture of the industry. Nowadays, as long as you wear nice jeans, you’ll fit right in.
When it comes to the do’s and don’ts, you’ve got lots of questions. Here, solutions for making the season merry and bright.