Wednesday, September 2, 2009
Appearances count around the office
Workplace expert Alexandra Levit, author of "How'd You Score That Gig?," shares her insights. Don't let casual Fridays be your fashion downfall. Pay attention to what constitutes business casual in your workplace (i.e. what others are wearing) and dress accordingly -- although business casual usually means khakis and a butto- down shirt. And no matter what the trend du jour is, "Don't ever wear short-shorts or flip-flops to work."