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Dress for the job you want

Career and Professional Development

» First Impressions: Professional Dress

We’ve all heard the saying,

“Don’t ever judge a book by its cover,” but in the job search and in the professional world, that adage doesn't apply.  First impressions matter and the way people dress says a lot about them, from how much they respect their job to how much they respect themselves and even how far they are going to succeed.  The saying people should pay more attention to is, “Dress for the job you want, not the job you have.”  What does it mean?  Your appearance should speak volumes about where you want to go in life and not how content you are in your current position. Source: Vault

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Business Professional and Casual Guide

Contact Information

Career and Professional Development

Main:
(714) 997-6942
career@chapman.edu

Hours:

Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Drop-In (Quick Question) Hours

Monday 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Tuesday 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Wednesday 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Thursday 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Friday 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Location

342 N. Glassell
Orange, CA 92866
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Career and Professional Development
Chapman University
One University Drive
Orange, CA 92866