Add Corporette.com to Your Faves for Great Career Dressing Tips
It’s becoming a challenge to write a post that doesn’t include Twitter.com, and this one will be no different. A great source of interesting blogs and articles, someone tweeted the link to Corporette.com, a “fashion and lifestyle blog for overachieving chicks” a few weeks ago, and I’ve been hooked ever since.
Sometimes it’s hard to explain to people new to the business world, including students who’ve never owned a suit, exactly what career dressing should look like, but Corporette.com makes it easy with well-written posts – and pictures.
J. Crew can be a bit pricey for those on a limited budget, but even if you are just starting out in an entry-level professional job, invest in one amazing and timeless suit – and build a basic career wardrobe around it. Pioneering fashion historian James Laver said “Clothes are never a frivolity: they always mean something.” Your good suit says you mean business.