Should you cover a tattoo for an interview? What if it’s in a place that’s hard to cover — should you go the extra mile just for the interview? Reader A wonders about her foot tattoo: I am a 2L at a Midwestern law school and going through the interview process for next summer. I … Read More about Foot Tattoos and Interviews
If you have tattoo sleeves, must you wear a blazer everywhere at work? Reader A asks a great question for everyone who had a wilder youth: what to do about tattoo sleeves in the workplace, particularly in a conservative office? How can you cover tattoos in general for work or interviews? As I’m now a … Read More about Tattoo Sleeves in the Workplace
Today’s reader mail comes to us from a reader with an interesting dilemma: I just scored 3 awesome interviews with publishing companies in the South. I know I need to dress conservatively, but it’s so HOT down here in the South that I’m not sure what to wear. I don’t want to look like a … Read More about Reader Mail: How to Look Professional and Cover My Bug Bitten Legs?
2012 Update: We still stand by this conversation on professional women and tattoos — but you may also want to check out our most recent discussion on tattoo sleeves in the workplace. Last week we asked you whether a visible tattoo was ever acceptable to women lawyers and other professional women. And wow did you … Read More about Professional Women and Tattoos: Can Women Lawyers Ever Have Visible Tattoos?
The other day we got an e-mail from a reader: I have a question about tattoos. I’m thinking of getting a new tattoo on my inner ankle, and I’m wondering what you/your readers think about what is appropriate for the office in terms of tattoos. In terms of placement, if I was wearing a skirt … Read More about Poll: Are visible tattoos ever appropriate for professional women?