Dress for Success

How you dress and act at an interview matters. Though some employers have relaxed internal dress codes, interviews follow the conservative standard in making a good first impression. Interview clothes should be neat, clean and pressed.

The infographic below gives you the basic guidelines to follow for successful interview dress.

dress for success infographic

Infographic from the National Association of Colleges and Employers.

What is Business Casual?

For Women

  • Tailored pantsuit or coordinating skirt and blouse.
  • Business skirt with an appropriate blouse.
  • Flats or low-heeled shoes.

For Men

  • Dark-colored slacks with a solid or bold line shirt. Coats or ties are optional.
  • Khaki pants if they are pressed and look neat.