Clothes make the man.
Have you heard that expression? The non-profit organization Dress for success understands just how critical the right outfit is for a successful interview.
The mission of Dress for Success is to promote the economic independence of disadvantaged women by providing professional attire, a network of support and the career development tools to help women thrive in work and in life.
Women in need of assistance to enter or re-enter the workforce are referred to Dress for Success where they receive a complete interview suit and accessories. She wears the attire that inspires confidence in herself, respect for herself, and presents the image of a valuable employee to prospective employers.
Dress for Success also provides her with job skills training and mentoring. With these advantages, she is ready to earn a job, keep the job, and is more likely to earn promotions.
I like the strategy and heart of this organization. Do you have a favorite organization that provides professional development?