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MacAndCheese Mon 05-Nov-12 16:18:11

Evening all. smile

Further to my recent interview, I've been invited to an induction day tomorrow. Eeeek.

I asked, and there is no dress code but I don't particularly want to make a tit of myself. Generally the staff wear black - so I was thinking maybe I'd wear that. But I don't know confused

Any suggestions lovely people? Thank you thanks

tak1ngchances Mon 05-Nov-12 16:56:57

That's great news! Well done so far.

You have given zero information to help in the advice-stakes though grin. What sort of black things were the other staff wearing? What sort of black thing were you thinking of?

<sending positive career vibes Mac's way >

MacAndCheese Mon 05-Nov-12 17:02:53

Oh sorry blush

Generally the staff I've seen wear black skirts/trousers with a black top. And then their name badge.

I was thinking of this with black tights. I want to wear these but was talked out of them for my interview.

mignonette Mon 05-Nov-12 17:07:46

They should be okay. What footwear did the staff have?

MacAndCheese Mon 05-Nov-12 17:09:19

I don't know. Flats generally I'd guess. I should done a reccie t

MacAndCheese Mon 05-Nov-12 17:09:54

Eh? I should have done some reconissance today shouldn't I?

tak1ngchances Mon 05-Nov-12 17:30:38

That is a v nice dress. How will you accessorise

tak1ngchances Mon 05-Nov-12 17:31:08

Also what type of company/industry is it?

MacAndCheese Mon 05-Nov-12 17:36:26

It's retail. I was thinking small earrings, and maybe a bracelet/bangle?

tak1ngchances Mon 05-Nov-12 17:45:13

Retail fashion or other?

MacAndCheese Mon 05-Nov-12 17:50:38

I suppose it would include fashion - Department store?

MaureenLove Mon 05-Nov-12 17:52:58

what job is it?

MaureenLove Mon 05-Nov-12 17:53:14

retail - in a shop or retail a manager?

MacAndCheese Mon 05-Nov-12 18:00:40

I'm drip feeding. Apologies.

Retail job as a Christmas Temp in a Department store. Tomorrow is my induction day - I can wear what I want but I'd rather stay within the range of what everyone else is wearing IYSWIM?

tak1ngchances Mon 05-Nov-12 18:02:48

Ok then I think discreet jewellery would be nice. Make sure your hair & nails are nice as you'll be in a customer facing role. The dress is perfect. I would go conservative on the shoe front.
Good luck!!

MacAndCheese Mon 05-Nov-12 18:09:04

Thank you all thanks

tak1ngchances Wed 07-Nov-12 09:03:43

How did it go?

MacAndCheese Wed 07-Nov-12 11:18:35

It went really well! A lot of paperwork and health and safety information. We have more training next week. Yay! smile

tak1ngchances Wed 07-Nov-12 14:09:16

Excellent! Congrats

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