Self-Assess your Business Dress

for the 21st Century Know How.

Print out this page and rate yourself.
(Looking through your own eyes, no rose-tinted glasses please!)


1.  I always look my best even when I am pushed for time
Yes/No

2.  I always wear earrings
Yes/No

3.  I always wear pantihose
Yes/No

4.  I understand proper fit and apply the rules to all my clothing purchases
Yes/No

5.  I know my face shape, wear an appropriate hairstyle for my face shape and my career, and I update it every year
Yes/No

6.  I know at least 10 tips for dressing taller and slimmer and use the illusion to have more presence when I walk into a meeting
Yes/No

7.  I have an excellent handshake and always offer my hand to a man
Yes/No

8.  My jackets are the right cut for my body shape, the right length for my body proportions
Yes/No

9.  I am aware that some colours are not appropriate for business and I could list eight
Yes/No

10.  It is acceptable to carry my bag and a briefcase
Yes/No

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9-10 'Yes' answers
Congratulations - You've had great training, great mentors and been observant, or been coached by an Image Consultant ... either way, Congratulations!

7-8 'Yes' answers
You've got it ... and you’re ready now for the polish - time for an image coach.  After all the likes of Cathy Freeman, Ian Thorpe, Keiren Perkins and thousands of professionals at the peak of their careers rely on advice from a coach to get them over the line ... first.

6 or less 'Yes' answers
Ready for the next level up - edge and polish ASAP!  Perhaps the question here is more, “Do you want a 'career' or a 'job'"?  If it's a 'career' you want, then now is the time to organise your image coach.

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