What to Wear

Dressing for an interview can be tough, but it’s always better to be safe than sorry by dressing conservatively and professionally.


  • Traditional business suits: Matching jacket & pants/skirt in blue, grey & black.
  • Collared shirts and ties for men, blouses without a lot of cleavage for women.
  • Dress pants, skirts/slacks in neutral colors (black, blue, grey, brown, khaki)
  • Jackets and sports coats

Things to Avoid & General Rules:

  • Avoid lots of accessories like jewelry
  • Avoid or minimize perfumes/colognes
  • Make sure that clothing, hair, nails, teeth etc. are clean and appear well kept.

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