How to Dress for Your Job Interview

So You Got the Interview… Now What Will You Wear? Congratulations—you’re on your way! After countless hours of tweaking your LinkedIn profile, writing cover letters, and submitting a never ending stream of job applications, you finally managed to land an interview. The next step is preparing for the big day. Not only do you need to study the company website and come up with a list of questions to impress the interviewer, but you also need to figure out what to wear. Don’t panic. We’re here to help. A college professor once informed my female classmates and I to “Always wear classic, simple pieces to an interview. You don’t want to distract the interviewer by wearing something inappropriate.” She suggested wearing a combination of black and white and always making sure to wear the appropriate length when opting for a skirt or a dress. “When in doubt, wear pants,” she said. As for jewelry, she suggested pearls. While

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