Interview Attire For Women

The Good The Bad And The Ugly

The Good

Skirts


  • Should cover thighs when seated
  • Should end around the knee


Cosmetics


  • Keep make up conservative
  • Choose make up colors with neutral tones
  • Have nails clean cut


Hair


  • Clean
  • Neat
  • A natural looking color


General


  • Focus outfits on basic colors such as dark gray, navy, brown, and black
  • Bring a business like tote to carry important papers

The Bad

Skirts


  • No skirts shorter than the knee
  • No high slits

Cosmetics


  • Don't wear bright/ obnoxious colored nail polish
  • Don't use excessive perfume
  • Don't smell like smoke


Hair


  • Don't have hair appear messy or dirty


General


  • No low cut shirts that reveal cleavage
  • Avoid scarves
  • Don't wear yoga pants, they are not dress pants
  • Don't bring a backpack into the interview

The Ugly

Skirts


  • No bright colors
  • No really short skirts



Cosmetics


  • No dark, heavy, excessive makeup
  • No extremely long or dirty finger nails



Hair


  • Don't have bright unnatural hair color
  • Don't have extreme hair styles



General


  • No really expressive clothes
  • No political clothes
  • Never badmouth previous boss
  • Never use vulgar language