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dress for success

To dress nicely, in the hope of inviting success in a particular area. I dressed for success in a suit and tie, but I don't think the recruiter was very impressed with me.
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ONE SPRING EVENING earlier this year, 80 female attorneys from some of Dallas, Texas' premier law firms gathered to listen to me preach the gospel of dressing for success.
Quite simply, dressing for success makes a statement to the world that you have arrived, that you are a person of consequence who needs to be taken seriously.
Dressing for success entails quality--true designer-grade.
Dressing for success also entails acquiring key pieces--timeless, classic items--that will maximize function.
The research showed the importance of dressing for success and confirmed that employers still preferred candidates to wear a suit because they believed it showed they were efficient and well organised.
VALENCIA - Carolishca Forster believes in dressing for success.
The two in-depth editorial series, "The Return of the Crummy Job" and "The New Rules for Dressing for Success," include several articles and online videos for business managers who want to stay successful through an economic downturn.
1,000,000aire Blueprints' features do not dwell on the usual issues of attitude, enthusiasm, persistence, or dressing for success," Spinks says.
Accompanying the photos are Q&As from each contestant, in which the Trump organization hopefuls, discuss both business and pleasure -- from dressing for success and personal style, to the art of firing someone.
Men are dressing for success, but in a whole new way," said Marshal Cohen, chief industry analyst with The NPD Group.