Original article "Interview Clothing for Today" by the authors of best-job-interview.com.
Summary: What interview attire to choose in 2017? This current job market demands certain job interview dress choices.
The advice from recruitment professionals this year is to play it safe and dress conservatively and professionally for most employers.
Find out what to wear to your next job interview
In boom economic times wearing casual or unusual clothing to a job interview could give the impression of a free-thinking and innovative risk-taker.
But risk-taking has a bad name now and most employers are looking for committed, serious professionals who will contribute assured value to the company.
Interview Dress Tips
What to Wear to your Next Interview
Here are some suggestions for the right interview clothing in today's job market.
Always try and find out the company dress code before your interview, however these are good general guidelines.
For men, a charcoal gray, black or navy suit with a pale shirt in white, cream or pale blue, yellow or pink. A silk tie either in a plain color or with small polka dots, stripes or a small geometric-type pattern. Finish this off with black socks and black shoes.
For women, a matching skirt and jacket or dress and jacket or a formal pants suit. Choose plain shoes with closed toe and moderate heel with skin-colored hosiery. Jewelry should be kept to a minimum and should be understated as should make-up and hair.
Find out the right job interview dress code for the company where you are interviewing.
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