By on September 9, 2019 at 2:05pm


Managers weigh in on what to wear to the job interview

Should a suit be worn?

37% It depends on the position or department at the company
5% No – a suit isn’t appropriate due to our more relaxed dress code
25% The person just needs to look professional
33% Yes – a suit should always be worn

How important is a candidate’s style of dress during the interview?*

49% Somewhat important
1% Not at all important
9% Not very important
40% Very important

*Responses do not total 100% due to rounding.

Source: Accountemps survey of more than 600 senior managers at companies in Canada

© 2019 Accountemps.

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