How To Be The Best Dressed PLUS Best Performing
Posted on May 20 2016
“The way you look directly affects the way you think, feel and act.
When you dress down, you sit down – the couch potato trend.
Manners break down, you begin to feel down, and you’re not as effective.”
When you are in a fast paced and high stress work environment, the last thing you want to worry about is how you look and feeling uneasy because of uncomfortable clothing. Who wants to keep adjusting a tight pencil skirt that keeps hiking up? Or a dress that is so tight that you can barely breath after eating lunch?
4. Versatility - Dressing for a busy schedule
PLUS: Versatility provides Efficiency
5. Work appropriateness
It's often hard to transition from one outfit to another. You might
- have a last minute meeting on a casual friday and you need to quickly change to something more formal.
- have a dinner plans with friends after work that you want to dress down for or numerous other unpredictable situations.
- have a spontaneous dinner date invite from your boyfriend that ended up as a stay-over at his place that requires you to have something to wear for next day.
The Abelle reversible striped top can go from being baseline casual to Mainstream causal if you switch out the jeans for a pencil skirt and the flats for a pair of heels. You can also layer the convertible Dorris cardigan on top or wear it as a top on its own.
The Alda reversible bodycon dress is elegant in its simplicity. It can be worn on the gold or the white side and styled in so many ways you don't have to worry about ever being over or under dressed.
The Glenda reversible skirt has the classic silhouette of a pencil skirt which is ideal for most work attire. It's reversibility also adds numerous styling options to your wardrobe. It's a good basic that any working woman should have.
You can never go wrong with black and white and you definitely can't go wrong with the Johanna reversible bodycon dress. With its modest length and full sleeves you can be ready for a meeting with a client or business lunch in no time. The knit fabric and construction will also let you sit or stand for long periods of time without discomfort.
"Since Jia Collection's pieces are so versatile, I can easily accessorize them to fit a variety of different events. I can move from meetings, to presentations, to dinner, without a hitch just by planning how to style each piece appropriately."
- Kelly Hoey, CMO and Board Member
"I adore wearing Jia's fabulous creations when I do TV or give lectures and presentations. The clothing is attention-getting, easy to wear and makes me feel & look great. I recently wore "Catherine" while doing a spot on WPIX."
- Francine Segan, Cookbook Author & Food Historian
“I was looking for something unique and chic that would be distinct but easy to wear. When l realized Jia Collection was versatile and could be worn in multiple ways, my design and traveler sensibilities got the best of me. l had to have a piece."
- Gloria Roheim, Huffington Post Contributor and Founder of Wedge15, Toronto, Canada
The clothes you wear are just another set of tools in your professional tool belt. If used correctly, you will not only be best dressed but also be the best performing.