Wardrobe

Build a Better Image Week

By |2018-10-11T14:54:18+00:00September 27th, 2018|Business and the Environment, Business Etiquette, Career Tips, Cross-Cultural, Lifestyle, Self-Awareness, Social Etiquette, Wardrobe, Workplace Etiquette|

Sharper Image by Pexels In honor of Building a Better Image Week we explore what it means and what it takes to build a professional, positive image. Business brand improvement is important for growth, drive and motivation. Business image includes perception by others and whether your brand conveys confidence and competency. The [...]

Five Summer Style Rules for Workplace Success, Part II

By |2018-10-11T14:54:28+00:00March 20th, 2018|Lifestyle, Office Culture, Self-Awareness, Wardrobe|

As any professional can attest, dressing for business in the spring and summer months can be challenging in the heat and high humidity. While striving to build or maintain that hard earned business reputation, avoid the temptation to slack on office style in the name of cool and casual attire. Remember, your office wardrobe reflects [...]

The Five Wardrobe Rules for Workplace Success, Part I

By |2018-10-11T14:54:28+00:00March 19th, 2018|Business and the Environment, Career Tips, Modern Manners, Wardrobe|

Spring is a time when warmer weather makes us want to pull out our fun summer clothing. Whether we’re meeting a new client, making a presentation, or job interviewing, wardrobe is a major aspect of our mission to make a stellar impression. Clothing selection is a prime example of indirect communication, as fashion can make [...]

5 Ways to Recover From Workplace Blunders

By |2018-10-11T14:54:42+00:00September 25th, 2017|Annual Monthly or Day Observance, Business Etiquette, Dining, Interview Etiquette, Lifestyle, Office Culture, Phone Etiquette and Protocol, Social Etiquette, Wardrobe, Workplace Etiquette|

We all know the saying, “nobody is perfect,” but in the workplace we aim to be. In honor of National Courtesy Month, here are five polite ways to recover from mistakes within the workplace.

Fashion in the Workplace

By |2018-10-11T14:54:43+00:00September 19th, 2017|Business Etiquette, Career Tips, Gracious Living, Interview Etiquette, Lifestyle, Modern Manners, Networking, Office Culture, Social Etiquette, University Students, Wardrobe|

When choosing what to wear remember clothing is a prime example of indirect communication, and can make or break a first impression.

Summer, Sun, & Shades: Modern Manners for Wearing Sunglasses

By |2018-10-11T14:54:48+00:00June 26th, 2017|Annual Monthly or Day Observance, Business Etiquette, Gracious Living, Lifestyle, Modern Manners, Social Etiquette, Travel Etiquette, Traveling Etiquette, Wardrobe|

Sunglasses are an important accessory, not only to prevent health issues, but for fashion appeal as well. However, knowing when and where it’s appropriate to wear them during the summer sun will help you avoid unwanted situations.

Eid Al-Fitr: A Time for Celebration

By |2018-10-11T14:54:48+00:00June 20th, 2017|Annual Monthly or Day Observance, avoiding international blunders, Bridging the Cultural Divide, Cross-Cultural, Culture, Gulf City, International Holidays, International Protocol, Middle East, Middle East Culture, Observances - Monthly & Daily, Ramadan, Wardrobe|

Although celebrations differ based on culture, the significance of Eid Al-Fitr remains constant across borders. Here are five fascinating festivities that are typically celebrated on Eid Al-Fitr!