Why It’s Important to Dress for Success
What first impression are you making?
As a three-time Emmy award-winning sports commentator and former college athlete, James Brown has seen his fair share of leaders on and off the playing field. One of the keys to success he’s seen and encourages, particularly in young leaders, is the forethought to dress appropriately. In this video, James shares his personal experience about why it is important to dress for success. He arrived to one of his first job interviews wearing somewhat outlandish clothes and hadn’t even considered the fashion norms of the organizational culture. Why was this a miss? James emphasizes that “the way you're dressed makes a statement about you before you even open your mouth.”
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