We’re still on an abbreviated posting schedule (don’t forget the holiday open thread!), but here are some of our top posts from 2009… after the jump!
We mentioned this in one of our Tweets yesterday, but a huge thanks to Judge Lefkow for mentioning Corporette as a fashion resource for women attorneys. The story has been picked up by a few media outlets, and, possibly combined with our mention in this month’s Glamour (!), we are noticing quite a few new … Read More about Welcome to New Readers, and Thanks to Judge Lefkow…
2018 Update: We still stand by this general interviewing advice — you may also want to check out our recent roundup of our best on-campus interview tips and resources.. We realize interview week is over at some schools; for others they’re still to come. Still, callbacks will be going on well into September and October, so … Read More about 10 Things About … Interviewing
2018 Update: We still stand by the advice below on what to wear on interviews generally, but you may also want to check out our frequently updated Guide to Interview Suits, our roundup of the best women’s suits of 2018, and our best on-campus interview tips and resources. Wow, it’s the start of the interview … Read More about Reader Mailbag Part I: What To Wear on Interviews Generally
2018 Update: We still stand by a lot of this advice on how to say goodbye at the end of your internship — but you may also want to check out our more recent tips on ending internships positively. *The Pat Benatar song is actually “About the Art of Letting Go,” not saying good bye, … Read More about 10 Things: About the Art Of Saying Goodbye*
Is it acceptable for businesswomen to have long hair? What do you guys think? And, now, just because we’ve got it running through our head, we thought we’d share some lyrics from Hair with you: I want it long, straight, curly, fuzzy Snaggy, shaggy, ratsy, matsy Oily, greasy, fleecy, shining Gleaming, steaming, flaxen, waxen Knotted … Read More about Poll – Is it acceptable for businesswomen to have long hair?
2017 Update: We still stand by some of this advice on what to wear to work on the weekend, but let’s face it: it’s an old post! Here are more recent discussions on comfortable workwear for late nights at the office, as well as an updated take specifically on what’s too casual for a weekend … Read More about What to Wear To . . . Work on the Weekend
(Welcome! If you’re new here, please consider signing up for our email list, or checking out our “start here” page!) Someone was telling us recently that they didn’t wear button-down shirts, didn’t even know how to wear ’em. So, here ya go… 1. If you’re going for the crisp cotton look, go for non-iron. Brooks … Read More about 10 Things to Know About: Wearing Button-Down Shirts
2016 Update: We stand by the advice below, but you can also check out our most recent discussion on dining etiquette for business lunches. No, we’re neither Debrett’s nor Emily Post, but we know a thing or two about conducting ourselves properly at a business lunch… we’ve also seen some truly bad manners. Thus, whether you’ve … Read More about 10 Things You Should Know about a Business Lunch