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Why should you dress formally in an interview environment?
Regardless of the dress code for the business, it is always appropriate to dress in business attire for an interview to convey a visual image that you are professional.
Giving off a solid first impression could be that little benefit which secures you a job. It is always better to overdress than underdressed.
Tips for dressing formally for an interview
Men can wear a smart shirt and tie with trousers
Women can wear trousers or a suitable skirt, with a smart shirt / blouse / top
Avoid tracksuit bottoms, jogging bottoms and leggings
Smart shoes i.e. not pumps or trainers
Clothes should be ironed and pressed
Accessories such as caps and hats should not be worn
Hair should be kept tidy and clean
Perfume and cologne should be kept to a minimum
Ensure make-up is not too over the top
Ensure nails are a suitable and practical length
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