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How to Dress for Success

If you dress at least somewhat in line with the circles in which you travel, it is easier to earn the trust of those around you. Of course, that’s not always true. When I was in high school, I always wore black dresses and tights with nauseating colors and designs (Enormous pocket watches! Bright, Kermit green! Paisleys!). I did get teased…

Overdressed

According to Cline, we are clogging our environment with disposable clothing, primarily made of polyester, and the effect is as bad as throwing away a plastic bottle. I now realize that discarding a cheap t-shirt after one season is just as bad. If I won’t…

How to Dress for Success

This book feels like a black and white movie produced by the creators of Sex and the City. It provides almost clinical instruction on how to dress to get what you want, whether it be a job or a man, with an endearing sense of righteous indignation. It’s difficult to take its advice seriously, yet I can’t help but agree with it most of the time. There really is a book of rules that the best players in life follow. Even though you may want to…