You only get one chance to make a first impression.’

This is valuable advice for job seekers as the first thing an interviewer will notice is the way the candidate has dressed.

Key tips for success include:

  • Research the standard dress code of the hiring organisation.
  • Conservative is best. It indicates you are making an effort and are being polite and respectful.
  • Neat, clean and 'nice to be near' are also essential considerations.
For more advice and examples for interview success visit The Muse – Interviewing for a job.