2019 Update: Yes, we still love silk long johns for warmth — nothing beats them for a super thin but warm option. Still, you may want to check out our most recent discussion on warm women’s dress pants for the office, as well as what to wear beneath unlined suit pants. Pictured above, $9-$145: one … Read More about The Warmth of Silk: Why You Should Splurge on a Pair of Silk Long Johns to Wear Beneath Suit Pants
2017 Update: We still stand by this advice on dating at the office – links have also been updated. You may also want to check out our more recent discussion on dating at work. We’ve talked about dating a wee bit on here, but something we’ve never talked about is dating at the office. (Disclosure: … Read More about Dating at the Office: Working Women Share Their Stories
Today’s reader mail comes with a ton more of questions about interviewing… I’m a 3L and have an interview next week with a panel of district court judges for a judicial clerkship. I have a few questions with regards to my upcoming interview: 1.) I (and the interview) are in the Midwest, so it’s cold … Read More about Pantyhose or Tights: What to Wear with a Dark Suit for a Winter Interview
2017 Update: Check out our latest discussion on the best interview makeup! Today’s reader mail is another request for interview advice, this time in terms of makeup… I have several on campus interviews for 1L summer jobs the first week in February. I have my conservative gray and black suits. I have my sensible Nine West … Read More about What Makeup to Wear While Interviewing
2018 Update: We still stand by this discussion about what to eat when you have no time to eat — you may also want to check out our latest discussion of energy foods for work, as well as our recent roundup of environmentally-friendly and stylish office lunch containers if you’re bringing lunch to work! Let’s … Read More about What to Eat When You Have No Time to Eat
2019 Update: Links have been updated below; please also check out our new and revised guide to comfortable heels or our latest roundup of the best black heels for business attire, as well as our roundup just for “comfort heels“. And if you’re new here (welcome!), please consider signing up for our email list, or checking … Read More about The Quest for Comfortable Heels
We took a poll to ask the readers: how much vacation time did YOU take in 2009?
Our daily TPS reports suggest one piece of work-appropriate attire in a range of prices. French Connection is having a ton of great sales right now, including this lovely gray tulip skirt. For some reason, we’re seeing it with royal blue — perhaps a blouse or a thin knit — perhaps even a bodysuit and … Read More about Thursday’s TPS Report: Rollin Skirt
2017 Update: We still think this is an interesting discussion on which winter hats are professional — but you may also want to check out our recent discussion on how to dress professionally on the coldest days. You may also want to check out more of our general advice on commuting to work. Today’s reader … Read More about Reader mail: Which winter hats are professional?
Our daily TPS reports suggest one piece of work-appropriate attire in a range of prices. Reader T writes in to sing the praises of Naturalizer’s Bohemia pump. “I cannot say enough good things! They are comfy, walkable, and super cute. I loved them so much, I got a pair in Bisque/Taupe, and a second pair … Read More about Thursday’s TPS Report: Naturalizer’s Bohemia Pump
Our daily TPS reports suggest one piece of work-appropriate attire in a range of prices. Today we’re liking this simple knee-length dress from Talbots. We’d wear an opera-length necklace with it (or perhaps a scarf wrapped once around our neck) and tall leather or suede boots. (And we’d skip the belt — it is not … Read More about Wednesday’s TPS Report: Ponte knit bateau neck dress
2019 Update: We still stand by this advice on which co-workers get a holiday card, but you may also want to check out our more recent posts on whether working moms should send a family photo card to colleagues, as well as all of our posts on holiday business etiquette. Reader J writes in with … Read More about Which Co-Workers Get a Holiday Card?