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Job Interview Attire: What Should I Wear?

Question Posted Wednesday August 10 2005, 1:37 pm

I'm 17, and I have my first job interview ever at ShopKo on Friday. The only problem is that I don't know what appropriate attire for an interview is. What am I supposed to wear?

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Dakmor answered Saturday August 13 2005, 11:09 am:
Suit and tie. Plain and simple. Good luck on getting the job!

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VainTaraLynn answered Friday August 12 2005, 9:51 pm:
I wore black dress pants, and a white button up shirt for my interview. It actually just depends on the place. I really dont know what shopko is, but white dress shirts and black slacks always look good together, and really nice.

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shutupnkissme98 answered Wednesday August 10 2005, 9:03 pm:
ware sumthing nice but casual. dont make it look like u tried 50 things before u found sumthin. just be casual but still nice and classy.hope i helped XoXo

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Erinn_the_bamf answered Wednesday August 10 2005, 4:28 pm:
It is best to dress to impress. I'm not sure what kind of place ShopKo is but I think it's a ShopRite kind of place. You don't need to wear a tie or suit jacket, if that's what it is, only a button down shirt and dress pants (or skirt if you are a girl). I hope I helped!

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devilspawn_666 answered Wednesday August 10 2005, 2:35 pm:
A good way to go about dressing for an interview is to not wear anything less dressy than the people who work there. I would reccomend wearing something nice, but not too dressy. Like, a button up shirt and nice pants. Anything that's excessiveley trendy, tight, loose, or sloppy is probably going to lose the job for you.

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t0xicParadiSe answered Wednesday August 10 2005, 2:08 pm:
a cute blouse or pants even a skirt could do it

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XSugarPieX77 answered Wednesday August 10 2005, 2:07 pm:
Wear a nice blouse. You should wear like, nice pants, not jeans or anything. Just, wear something sofistacated. Good Luck!

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TheOldOne answered Wednesday August 10 2005, 2:00 pm:
You can never go wrong by dressing conservatively for an interview, unless it's at a fast-food place or a farm. :D

Generally that means to dress as if you were going to church, or to a wedding. For men, that usually means a dress shirt, conservative tie, slacks, and dress shoes; a matching blazer or a suit is even better.

For women, dark skirts longer than knee-length and a relatively simple and conservative blouse. Alternatively dark pants are also usually fine.

It's a good idea to take a look at the people who work there, and dress at LEAST as conservatively as they do.

Good luck!

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icey0990 answered Wednesday August 10 2005, 1:59 pm:
Just look presentable. I wouldnt wear jeans..dont wear a casual t shirt. i would try and dress it up a bit and look presentable. a nice pair of dress pants with a pretty shirt would be nice.. a skirt and a nice blouse..just look clean and will impress them

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