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casual dress

Clothing that is not considered or defined as being ceremonial, formal, semi-formal, or business dress, typically comfortable and with a wider range of choice regarding color and dimensions (as of length in shirt sleeves, pant legs, and skirts). I had to wear a suit and tie every day in my last job, but I'm happy my new office lets everyone come in casual dress each day. The party is going to be very informal, so please attend in casual dress.
See also: dress
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Ann Pasley-Stuart, a consultant in Boise, Idaho, doesn't believe a casual dress policy is good for all organizations.
corporate mission statement, community outreach policy, work-life balance policy, and a casual dress policy) were present.
I should admit that my observations about how casual dress affects productivity are limited to watching employees in other groups.
At this point, your company has a policy of casual dress days, and you should take advantage of it if you want to.
Emphasizing the silent -- but potent -- nonverbal aspects of clothing, demeanor, and body language, Maysonave's guidebook shows individuals how to use the business casual dress code to maximize success in the workplace.
After starting with one "dress-down" day per week in some facilities up to a decade ago, General Motors and Ford recently adopted casual dress policies covering the entire work-week (Rothenberg, 1995).
About 5 to 10 minutes are devoted to casual dress, and Finley says, "Lately we've gotten a lot of questions.
CASUAL dress, an odd moustache, bleached hair and the start of a dodgy-looking beard is no bar to the corridors of power - if you are Euan Blair.
According to a 2002 survey by Jackson Lewis, a law firm focusing on workplace issues, 67% of companies had a casual dress code at least one day a week, down from 75% the previous year.
We recommend candidates should dress smartly, unless after having started a job assignment they discover their company adopts a casual dress code.
NYSE: LIZ), announced its Claiborne Changing Room Tour, an interactive, traveling attraction designed to educate men on new approaches to casual dress for work and play.
In addition, 33% permit casual dress every day of the week or on most days unless employees are meeting with key clients, up from 19%; 11% allow it only on special occasions; and one percent on a seasonal basis.
With more of corporate America shifting toward a casual dress code, the backpack is growing in acceptance and popularity for many workers.
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