The first image that pops into mind is a relaxed person lounging around in PJs with a coffee in hand and a laptop sprawled on the couch. Contrary to popular belief, remote work is anything but a vacation. In reality, remote work requires enormous amounts of time management, communication, and independence skills. With over 70% […]
Don’t enjoy being stuck in a strict time frame of 9-5? Do you find you’re not always creative and efficient between these times? Working from home could suit your lifestyle. I have been working from home for a market research company while pursuing my undergraduate degree for 9 months now. At first, I was very […]
In this video tutorial, image expert and long-time recruiter Erin Miller explains business formal, business casual, and casual dress codes. Each outfit was carefully selected for students and new grads by Erin from Banana Republic’s Bloor Street store in downtown Toronto.
As corporate dress codes become more flexible and less formalized, that which is deemed acceptable by the fashion police is becoming more ambiguous. Although we have been taught not to judge a book by its cover, don’t be deceived–the clothes you choose to wear create an image that can either seal the deal or become your worst nightmare.
Although most students have the skills and potential to fulfill their job description, many do not know how to dress appropriately for their jobs. Gen Y can still maintain their personal style and adhere to the latest trends without looking unprofessional.