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Rules to live by:

Dress for success girl.
  • Clothing should not be revealing: cleavage, stomach, back, and legs from the knee up should be adequately covered
  • Clothing should always be neatly pressed and laundered
  • Clothing should fit well – not too tight or loose
  • Shoes should be shined

Successful Interview Dress

Follow these guidelines from CollegeGrad.com for successful interview dress:

Men and Women
  • Conservative two-piece business suit (solid dark blue or grey is best)
  • Conservative long-sleeved shirt/blouse (white is best, pastel is next best)
  • Clean, polished conservative shoes
  • Well-groomed hairstyle
  • Clean, trimmed fingernails
  • Minimal cologne or perfume
  • Empty pockets—no bulges or tinkling coins
  • No gum, candy, or cigarettes
  • Light briefcase or portfolio case
  • No visible body piercing (nose rings, eyebrow rings, etc. or tattoos
Dress for success guy.
Men
  • Necktie should be silk with a conservative pattern
  • Dark shoes (black lace-ups are best)
  • Dark socks (black is best)
  • Get a haircut; short hair always fares best in interviews
  • Fresh shave; mustaches are a possible negative, but if you must, make sure it is neat and trimmed
  • No beards (unless you are interviewing for a job as a lumberjack!)
  • No rings other than wedding ring or college ring
  • No earrings (if you normally wear one, take it out)
Women
  • Wear a suit with a jacket and skirt or slacks; no dresses
  • Shoes with conservative heels
  • Conservative hosiery at or near skin color (and no runs!)
  • No purses, small or large; carry a briefcase instead
  • If you wear nail polish, use clear or a conservative color
  • Keep your makeup simple and natural (it should not be too noticeable)
  • No more than one ring on each hand
  • One set of earrings only
  • Can’t afford a new suit? Contact Dress for Success Louisville.

What is Business Casual?

The following YouTube™ video is intended for males, but suggestions are useful for both males and females.

Campus News

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IU Southeast ranks 12th safest college campus in U.S.

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Five IU Southeast faculty awarded grants totaling $308,000

Five IU Southeast faculty awarded grants totaling $308,000

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IU Southeast welcomes new students on Induction Day

IU Southeast welcomes new students on Induction Day

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Indiana University Southeast welcomes students home

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IU Southeast now offering classes at Mid-America Science Park

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IU Southeast Hosts New Admitted Student Event

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IU Southeast names new deans

IU Southeast names new deans

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Judge Carlton and Sue Sanders honored at President’s Circle pinning ceremony

Judge Carlton and Sue Sanders honored at President’s Circle pinning ceremony

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IU Southeast students take home majority of collegiate awards at local Society of Professional Journalists banquet

IU Southeast students take home majority of collegiate awards at local Society of Professional Journalists banquet

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IU Southeast hosts aspiring high school entrepreneurs for a swim with sharks

IU Southeast hosts aspiring high school entrepreneurs for a swim with sharks

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New Report Lays Out Strategic Plan to End Homelessness in Southern Indiana Communities

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Donnelly Wears IU Southeast Jersey During Congressional Baseball Game

Donnelly Wears IU Southeast Jersey During Congressional Baseball Game

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IU Southeast graduate business programs to hold June open house

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IU Southeast advisor receives award from NACADA

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IU Southeast presents Mid-Year Economic Update

IU Southeast presents Mid-Year Economic Update

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The Horizon’s look at homelessness featured in News and Tribune

The Horizon’s look at homelessness featured in News and Tribune

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